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Korea, Republic of

Seniority by Priestly Ordination


Ordained
Priest
YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
20 Mar 1950 Archbishop Victorinus Youn Kong-hiArchbishop Emeritus of Gwangju
13 Jun 1953 Bishop William John McNaughton, M.M.Bishop Emeritus of Incheon {Inch’on}
29 Jun 1953 Bishop René Marie Albert Dupont, M.E.P.Bishop Emeritus of Andong
22 Aug 1953 Bishop Paul Kim Tchang-ryeolBishop Emeritus of Cheju
16 Mar 1957 Francesco Cardinal MonterisiArchpriest Emeritus of the Basilica di San Paolo fuori le Mura {Saint Paul Outside-the-Walls Basilica}, Roman Curia
23 Nov 1958 Bishop Michael Pak Jeong-ilBishop Emeritus of Masan
8 Dec 1958 Ivan Cardinal DiasPrefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, Roman Curia
18 Mar 1961 Nicholas Cardinal Cheong Jin-SukArchbishop Emeritus of Seoul
22 Jul 1962 Archbishop Giovanni Battista MorandiniApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Syria
21 Dec 1962 Bishop Joseph Kyeong Kap-ryongBishop Emeritus of Daejeon {Taejon}
30 Mar 1963 Bishop John of the Cross Chang-yikBishop Emeritus of Ch’unch’ŏn
9 Jun 1963 Archbishop Andreas Choi Chang-mouArchbishop Emeritus of Gwangju
Most Junior
26 Jan 1994 Bishop Simon Ok Hyun-jjnAuxiliary Bishop of Gwangju
29 Jan 1993 Bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chulAuxiliary Bishop of Incheon {Inch’on}
16 Jul 1992 Bishop Peter Chung Soon-taek, O.C.D.Auxiliary Bishop of Seoul
9 Apr 1992 Bishop Linus Lee Seong-hyoAuxiliary Bishop of Suwon
30 Jan 1992 Bishop Timothy Yu Gyoung-chonAuxiliary Bishop of Seoul
13 Feb 1989 Bishop Augustinus Kim Jong SooAuxiliary Bishop of Daejeon {Taejon}
12 Oct 1984 Bishop Han Lim MoonAuxiliary Bishop of San Martín, Argentina
5 Feb 1983 Bishop Paul Hwang Chul-sooBishop of Busan {Pusan}
26 Jan 1983 Bishop John Chrisostom Kwon Hyok-juBishop of Andong
26 Aug 1982 Bishop Basil Cho Kyu-manAuxiliary Bishop of Seoul
6 Feb 1982 Bishop Joseph Son Sam-seokAuxiliary Bishop of Busan {Pusan}
19 Mar 1981 Archbishop Thaddeus Cho Hwan-KilArchbishop of Daegu {Taegu}

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