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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

  

Mar. 5, 1968 Born in Muan-gun, Jeonnam–do
1986 - 1992 Studied at the Gwangju Catholic University (B. Th.)
1992 - 1994 Studied at the Gwangju Catholic University (M. Th.)
Jan. 26, 1994 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 the Gwangju Catholic University
2007 - 2010 Spiritual Director at Gwangju Catholic University
2011 - present Assistant Spiritual Director at the Gwangju Catholic University
2007 - present Member of Committee for the Doctrine of the Faith of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of Korea
May 12, 2011 Elected to Titular Bishop of Pederodiana, as Auxiliary Bishop of Gwangju
July 6, 2011 Consecrated as Bishop
Mar. 14, 2012 – Mar. 7, 2018 President of the Committee for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Foreign Residents Living in Korea of the CBCK
Mar. 14, 2012 – present Member of the Episcopal Commission for Social Affairs of the CBCK
Mar. 7, 2018 – present President of the Committee for Social Communications of the CBCK

  

List of Articles
No. Subject Viewssort
82 Bishop Francis Xavier Yu Soo-il, O.F.M., D.D. 41190
» Bishop Simon OK Hyun-jin, S.T.D., D.D. 40944
80 Bishop Joseph Son Sam-seok, S.T.D., D.D. 36957
79 Bishop Linus LEE Seong-hyo, S.T.D., D.D. 34107
78 Bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chul, S.T.D., D.D. 33876
77 Bishop Basil Cho Kyu-man, S.T.D., D.D. 33304
76 Archbishop Thaddeus Cho Hwan-kil, D.D. 31572
75 Bishop Timothy Yu Gyoung-chon, S.T.D., D.D. 30344
74 Bishop Peter KANG U-il, D.D. 29465
73 Archbishop Victorinus Youn Kong-hi, S.T.D., D.D. 29447
72 Bishop Benedictus SON Hee-song, S.T.D., D.D. 28843
71 Bishop Peter Chung Soon-Taick, O.C.D., D.D. 28609
70 Bishop Paul Kim Ok-kyun, D.D. 28127
69 Bishop Paul Hwang Chul-soo, D.D. 27583
68 Cardinal Andrew YEOM Soo-jung, D.D. 27521



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