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DIOCESE OF ANDONG

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DIOCESE OF ANDONG     

 

 

Classification

Organizations

Persons

Catholics

 

50,845

Parishes

40

 

Secondary Stations

64

 

Cardinal

 

 -  

Archbishops

 

 -  

Bishops

 

2

Korean Priests

Diocesan

 

83

Missionary

 

-

Religious

 

 1  

Other Diocesan

 

1

Foreign Priests

Diocesan

 

-

Missionary

 

2

Religious

 

2

Other Diocesan

 

 -  

Religious Inst.

Men

2

13

/Members

Women

25

182

Seminaries / Seminarians

 -  

14

Kindergartens

18

1,301

Primary Schools

 -  

 -  

Middle Schools

1

75

High Schools

1

474

Catechetical Institutes

 -  

 -  

Colleges

1

1,795

Universities

 -  

 -  

Sunday Schools

 

1,259

Medical Institutes

General Hospitals

 -  

 

Clinics

1

 

Welfare Institutions

Community Welfare Institutions

4

 

Others

36

 

Cultural Institutions

34

 

                                                                               (2016.12.31.)

 

 

GENERAL INFORMATION 

 

 

           Diocese:               May 29, 1969

           Bishop:                 Most Rev. John Chrysostom Kwon, D.D.

           Appointed:             October 16, 2001

           Consecrated:         December 4, 2001

 

           Former Ordinaries:  Most Rev. Rene' Dupont, M.E.P., D.D.(1969)

                                       Most Rev. Ignatius Pak, Ph. D., D.D.(1990)

 

           Area:Mungyeong-si, Sangju-si, Andong-si, Yeongju-si, Bonghwa-gun, Yeongdeok-gun, Yeongyang-gun, Yecheon-gun, Uljin-gun, Uiseong-gun, Cheongsong-gun in Gyeongbuk(10,788㎢)

 

           Religious Institutes

 

  Man:Carthusian Order

 

  Women:Order of Discalced Carmelite Nuns; Sisters of Christian Doctrine; Franciscan Missionaries of Mary; Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres; Little Servants of the Holy Family of Seoul; Sisters of Jesus the Good Shepherd; Sisters of the Annunciation; Daughters of St. Paul; Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul; Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul of Suwon; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Assisi; Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Sisters of Peace Pentecost; Olivetan Benedictine Sisters of Busan; Missionary Benedictine Sisters of Tutzing, Daegu Priory; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Service; Sisters of the Blessed Korean Martyrs

 

 

 

DIOCESAN OFFICE

 

Andong-si Anmak-dong 136, Gyeongbuk 760-340

☎ <054>858-3111~3

Fax 858-3116

E-mail: sa3111@hanafos.com

http://www.acatholic.or.kr

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