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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

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 Bishop John KIM Son-Tae, S.T.D., D.D. 787
79 Bishop John Bosco CHANG Shin-ho, S.T.D., D.D., 3432
78 Bishop Constantine Bae Ki-Hyen, D.D., 3426
77 Bishop John Baptist MOON Hee-jong, D.D. 7799
76 Bishop Benedictus SON Hee-song, S.T.D., D.D. 8040
75 Bishop Peter Chung Soon-Taick, O.C.D., D.D. 16204
74 Bishop Timothy Yu Gyoung-chon, S.T.D., D.D. 19006
» Bishop Simon OK Hyun-jin, S.T.D., D.D. 28792
72 Bishop Linus LEE Seong-hyo, S.T.D., D.D. 22311
71 Bishop Francis Xavier Yu Soo-il, O.F.M., D.D. 28870
70 Bishop Joseph Son Sam-seok, S.T.D., D.D. 25163
69 Bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chul, S.T.D., D.D. 22224
68 Bishop Augustinus Kim Jong Soo, D.D. 13019
67 Archbishop Thaddeus Cho Hwan-kil, D.D. 19553
66 Bishop Paul Hwang Chul-soo, D.D. 15739



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