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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
82 Bishop JOB Koo Yo Bi, D.D. 1140
81 Bishop PIUS Moon Chang-Woo, D.D. 1156
80 Bishop John KIM Son-Tae, S.T.D., D.D. 2798
79 Bishop John Bosco CHANG Shin-ho, S.T.D., D.D. 5629
78 Bishop Constantine Bae Ki-Hyen, D.D. 5627
77 Bishop John Baptist MOON Hee-jong, D.D. 10247
76 Bishop Benedictus SON Hee-song, S.T.D., D.D. 10533
75 Bishop Peter Chung Soon-Taick, O.C.D., D.D. 18640
74 Bishop Timothy Yu Gyoung-chon, S.T.D., D.D. 21334
» Bishop Simon OK Hyun-jin, S.T.D., D.D. 30962
72 Bishop Linus LEE Seong-hyo, S.T.D., D.D. 24647
71 Bishop Francis Xavier Yu Soo-il, O.F.M., D.D. 31191
70 Bishop Joseph Son Sam-seok, S.T.D., D.D. 27221
69 Bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chul, S.T.D., D.D. 24357
68 Bishop Augustinus Kim Jong Soo, D.D. 14956



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