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Most Rev. 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

1968.03.05 Born in Muan-gun, Jeonnam
1986 - 1992 Studied at Gwangju Catholic University (B. Th.)
1992 - 1994 Studied at Gwangju Catholic University (M. Th.)
1994.01.26 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 Gwangju Catholic University
2007 - 2010 Spiritual Director at Gwangju Catholic University
2011 Assistant Spiritual Director at Gwangju Catholic University
2007 - present Member of Committee for the Doctrine of the Faith of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of Korea (CBCK)
2011.05.12 Elected to Titular Bishop of Pederodiana, Tunisia, as Auxiliary Bishop of Gwangju
2011.07.06 Consecrated as Bishop
2012.03.14-present President of the Committee for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Foreign Residents Living in Korea of the CBCK
2012.03.14-present Member of the Episcopal Commission for Social Affairs of the CBCK
List of Articles
No. Subject Views
80 Most Rev. John KIM Son-Tae, S.T.D., D.D. 63
79 Most Rev. John Bosco CHANG Shin-ho, S.T.D., D.D., 2931
78 Most Rev. Constantine Bae Ki-Hyen, D.D., 2957
77 Most Rev. John Baptist MOON Hee-jong, D.D. 7092
76 Most Rev. Benedictus SON Hee-song, S.T.D., D.D. 7378
75 Most Rev. Peter Chung Soon-taick, O.C.D., D.D. 15651
74 Most Rev. Timothy Yu Gyoung-chon, S.T.D., D.D. 18322
» Most Rev. Simon OK Hyun-jin, S.T.D., D.D. 28296
72 Most Rev. Linus LEE Seong-hyo, S.T.D., D.D. 21603
71 Most Rev. Francis Xavier Yu Soo-il, O.F.M., D.D. 28229
70 Most Rev. Joseph Son Sam-seok, S.T.D., D.D. 24670
69 Most Rev. John Baptist Jung Shin-chul, S.T.D., D.D. 21661
68 Most Rev. Augustinus Kim Jong Soo, D.D. 12505
67 Most Rev. Thaddeus Cho Hwan-kil, D.D. 18931
66 Most Rev. Paul Hwang Chul-soo, D.D. 15227



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