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Simon Ok, S.T.D., D.D., Auxiliary Bishop of Gwangju,

Name: Simon OK Hyun-jin
Status: Auxiliary bishop of Gwangju
Date of birth: Mar. 5, 1968

  

Mar. 5, 1968 Born in Muan-gun, Jeonnam–do
1986 - 1992 Studied at the Gwangju Catholic University (B. Th.)
1992 - 1994 Studied at the Gwangju Catholic University (M. Th.)
Jan. 26, 1994 Ordained to the Priesthood
1994 - 1995 Parochial Vicar of Nongseong-dong Parish of Gwangju
1995 - 1996 Parochial Vicar of Buk-dong Parish of Gwangju
1996 - 2000 Studied at the Pontifical Gregorian University (Licentiate in Church History)
2000 - 2004 Studied at the Pontifical Gregorian University (Doctorate in Church History)
2004 - 2006 Pastor of Woonnam-dong Parish of Gwangju
2006 Professor at the Gwangju Catholic University
2007 - 2010 Spiritual Director at Gwangju Catholic University
2011 - present Assistant Spiritual Director at the Gwangju Catholic University
2007 - present Member of Committee for the Doctrine of the Faith of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of Korea
May 12, 2011 Elected to Titular Bishop of Pederodiana, as Auxiliary Bishop of Gwangju
July 6, 2011 Consecrated as Bishop
Mar. 14, 2012 – Mar. 7, 2018 President of the Committee for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Foreign Residents Living in Korea of the CBCK
Mar. 14, 2012 – present Member of the Episcopal Commission for Social Affairs of the CBCK
Mar. 7, 2018 – present President of the Committee for Social Communications of the CBCK

  

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