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Diocese of Uijongbu

Dioecesis Uiiongbuensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Peter Lee Ki-heon, Bishop
  • Joseph Lee Han-taek, S.J., Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 24 June 2004
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Seoul
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Korea, Republic of
  • Square Kilometers: 2,626 (1,014 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Diocesan Office, 429-6 Uijeongbu 2-dong, Uijeongbu-si, Gyeonggi 480-848, Korea
  • Telephone: (031)870-1703
  • Fax: 855-0900

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
24 June 2004ErectedArchdiocese of Seoul Diocese of Uijongbu (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2004161,8722,311,8587.0%67672,4166051ap2005
2010235,5042,644,0008.9%14691551,5192719066ap2011

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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