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DIOCESE OF WONJU

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DIOCESE OF WONJU

 

Classification Organizations Persons
Catholics   76,421
Parishes 50  
Secondary Stations 40  
Cardinal    -  
Archbishops    -  
Bishops   2
Korean Priests Diocesan   116
Missionary   -
Religious    1  
Other Diocesan    -  
Foreign Priests Diocesan    -  
Missionary   -
Religious   -
Other Diocesan  
Religious Inst. Men 2 5
/Members Women 20 229
Seminaries / Seminarians  -   25
Kindergartens 9 719
Primary Schools  -    -  
Middle Schools 1 623
High Schools 1 1,059
Catechetical Institutes 1 91
Colleges  -    -  
Universities  -    -  
Sunday Schools   1,865
Medical Institutes General Hospitals  -    
Clinics 1  
Welfare Institutions Community Welfare Institutions 9  
Others 56  
Cultural Institutions 10  

                                                                                                          (2016.12.31.)

 

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

 

 

          

           Diocese:                March 22, 1965

           Bishop:                   Most Rev. Basil CHO, S.T.D. D.D.

           Succeeded:             March 31, 2016

           Consecrated:           January 3, 2006 

 

           Former Ordinaries:    Most Rev. Daniel Tji, J.C.D., D.D.(1965)

                                                 Most Rev. Jacobus Kim, D.D.

 

           Area: A part of Donghae-si, Samcheok-si, Wonju-si, Taebaek-si, Yeongwol-gun,Jeongseon-gun, a part of Pyeongchang-gun, Hoengseong-gun inGangwon-do and Jecheon-si, Danyang-gun in Chungbuk (8,454.33㎢)

        

            Religious Institutes
  

   Men: Brothers of Christ; Marist Teaching Brothers
   Women: Congregation of the Divine Word; Dominican Monastery of the Mother of God; Franciscan Missionaries of Mary; Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Mirinae; Sister of Charity of Seton Hill; Daughters of Mary Help of Christians; Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres; Little Servants of the Holy Family; Congregation of the Religious Missionaries of St. Dominic; Secular Institute of the Saint Mary; Sisters of the Annunciation; Daughters of St. Paul; Sisters of Our Lady of Perpetual Help; Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Suore della Carita di Gesu; Blessed Sacrament Sisters of Charity; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Service; Sisters of the Blessed Korean Martyrs

 

 

 

DIOCESAN OFFICE 

 

 

 

Wonju-si In-dong 242-16, Gangwon-do 220-070
P.O.Box 11, Wonju 220-600
P.O.Box 3, Wonju 220-600
☎ <033>765-4220~2, 4224~8, 766-1267
☎ Fax 766-1932, 765-4223
http://wonju.catholic.or.kr
e-mail: wj-samu@catholic.or.kr

 

 

 

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