Joseph Lee, S.J., D.D., Emeritus Bishop of Uijeongbu
Name: Joseph LEE Han-taek, S.J.
Status: Emeritus Bishop of Uijeongbu
Date of birth: Dep. 5, 1934
Place of Birth: Anseong, Gyeonggi
Address: 429-6, Uijeongbu 2-dong, Uijeongbu-si, Gyeonggi, 480-848
Feb. 1955 Graduated from Anbeop High School in Anseong
Feb. 1965 B.S. in Mathmatics, St. Louis University, U.S.A.
Feb. 1967 M.S. in Mathematics, St. Louis University, U.S.A.
Dec. 1972 M.Div in Theology, St. Louis University, U.S.A.
May 2000 Held a Honorary Doctorate of Humanities from St. Louis University, U.S.A.
|Aug. 1959||Entered the Society of Jesus, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, U.S.A.|
|Mar. 1967 - Aug. 1968||Lecturer in Mathmatics at Sogang University|
|Jun. 9, 1971||Ordained to the Priesthood, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A.|
|Sep. 1972 - Dec. 1972||Lecturer in Mathmatics at Sogang University|
|Jan. 1973 - Oct. 1973||Director of Jesuit House of Word Retreat Center, Suwon, Korea|
|Oct. 1973 - Oct. 1978||Rector, Jesuit Scholasticate, Seoul, Korea|
|Mar. 1974 - Oct. 1978||Associate Professor in Mathematics at Sogang University|
|Aug. 1977||Final vows in the Society of Jesus, Seoul, Korea|
|Mar. 1979 - Aug. 1980||Spiritual Director at Major Seminary in Seoul|
|Sep. 1980 - Jan. 1985||Superior, Korea Region of Society of Jesus|
|May 1982 - Sep. 1994||Director, Board of Trustees, Sogang University|
|Nov. 1982 - Mar. 1985||Chairman, Board of Trustees, Sogang Unviersity|
|Jan. 1985 - Feb. 1987||Director of Jesuit House of Word Retreat Center, Suwon, Korea|
|Feb. 1987 - Jun. 1995||Director of Jesuit Novitiate, Suwon, Korea|
|Jun. 1995 - Mar. 1998||Director of Jesuit House of Word Retreat Center,Suwon, Korea|
|Aug. 1997 - Jun. 1998||Chairman, Board of Trustees, Sogang Unviersity|
|Oct. 1998 - Apr. 1999||Director of Ignatian Center for Spirituality|
|Apr. 1999 - Feb. 2002||President of Sogang University|
|Nov. 19, 2001||Elected to the Titular See of Thibuzabetum, as Auxiliary Bishop of Seoul|
|Jan. 25, 2002||Consecrated as Bishop|
|Feb. 2002||Trustee of the Catholic Educational Foundation of Seoul|
|Oct. 2002 - Feb.26,2010||Member of Episcopal Commission for Clergy and Religious of the CBCK (Moderator in charge of Religious)|
|Feb. 2003 - Sep. 2004||Chairman of the Catholic Educational Foundation ofSeoul|
|Jun. 24, 2004||Transferred to Bishop of Uijeongbu|
|Oct. 13,2005 - Feb.26,2010||Member of the Special Episcopal Commission for the Reconciliation of the Korean People|
|Oct.13, 2005 - Mar.10,2010||President of the Committee for Liturgy of the CBCK|
|Oct.13, 2005 - Mar.10,2010||Member of the Episcopal Commission for Doctrine of the CBCK|
|Oct.14,2009 - Feb.26,2010||Member of the Special Episcopal Commission to Promote Beatification and Canonization|
|Feb.26, 2010||Resigned as the Bishop of Uijeongbu|