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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 Viewssort
82 Bishop Francis Xavier Yu Soo-il, O.F.M., D.D. 32362
» Bishop Simon OK Hyun-jin, S.T.D., D.D. 32119
80 Bishop Joseph Son Sam-seok, S.T.D., D.D. 28162
79 Bishop Linus LEE Seong-hyo, S.T.D., D.D. 25745
78 Bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chul, S.T.D., D.D. 25384
77 Bishop Basil Cho Kyu-man, S.T.D., D.D. 23869
76 Archbishop Thaddeus Cho Hwan-kil, D.D. 23075
75 Bishop Timothy Yu Gyoung-chon, S.T.D., D.D. 22427
74 Archbishop Victorinus Youn Kong-hi, S.T.D., D.D. 22171
73 Bishop Paul Kim Ok-kyun, D.D. 21290
72 Bishop Peter KANG U-il, D.D. 20678
71 Bishop Peter Chung Soon-Taick, O.C.D., D.D. 19838
70 Cardinal Andrew YEOM Soo-jung, D.D. 19805
69 Bishop Lucas Kim Woon-hoe, D.D. 19200
68 Bishop Lazzaro You Heung-sik, S.T.D.,D.D. 19159



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