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DIOCESE OF SUWON

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DIOCESE OF SUWON

 

Classification Organizations Persons
Catholics   885,184
Parishes 211  
Secondary Stations 18  
Cardinal    -  
Archbishops    -  
Bishops   4
Korean Priests Diocesan   475
Missionary   2
Religious   63
Other Diocesan   2
Foreign Priests Diocesan  
Missionary   4
Religious   8
Other Diocesan    -  
Religious Inst. Men 15 143
/Members Women 42 1,208
Seminaries / Seminarians 1 191
Kindergartens 30 3,453
Primary Schools 1 493
Middle Schools 1 767
High Schools 2 1,903
Catechetical Institutes 1 227
Colleges  -    -  
Universities 1 260
Sunday Schools   28,049
Medical Institutes General Hospitals 1  
Clinics 3  
Welfare Institutions Community Welfare Institutions 10  
Others 128  
Cultural Institutions 57  

                                                                               (2016.12.31.)

 

 

GENERAL INFORMATION 

 

 

        Diocese:               October 7, 1963

          Bishop:                Most Rev. Matthias Ri, S.T.D., D.D.

          Succeeded:           March 30, 2009

          Consecrated:         May 14, 2003


          Former Ordinaries:  Most Rev. Victorinus K. Youn, S.T.D., D.D.(1963)

                                       Most Rev. Angelo N. Kim, S.T.D., D.D.(1974)

                                       Most Rev. Paul Choi, S.T.D.,D.D.(1997)


         Area: Gwacheon-si, Gwangmyeong-si, Gwangju-si, Gunpo-si, Seongnam-si, Suwon-si, a piece of Siheung-si, Ansan-si, Anseong-si, Anyang-si, Osan-si, Yongin-si, Uiwang-si, Icheon-si, Pyeongtaek-si, Hanam-si, Hwaseong-si, Yangpyeong-gun, Yeoju-gun in Gyeonggi-do(5,565.49㎢)


 

          Missionary and Religious Societies

 

  Men: Order Of Friars Minor Conventual; Ordo Fratrum Praedicatorum; Marist Teaching Brothers; Congregazione dei Figli dell?Immacolata Concezione; Divine Word Missionaries; Clerical Society of the Most Holy Trinity of Mirinae; Society of St. Paul; Little Brothers of Jesus; Society of Jesus; Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate; Order of Friars Minor; Society of the Catholic Apostolate; Paris Foreign Missions Society; Clerical Congregation of the Blessed Korean Martyrs; Korean Luissionary Society

  Women: Little Sisters of the Poor; Congregation of the Sacred Word; Caritas Sisters of Miyazaki in Korea; The Sisters of Notre Dame(Regina Pacis Province); Franciscan Missionaries of Mary; Servants of Mary; Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Mirinae; Sisters Association of St. Joseph Charity of Mirinae; Missionaries of Charity; Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill; Daughters of Mary Help of Christians; Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres; Little Servants of the Holy Family of Seoul; Missionary Benedictine Sisters of Tutzing, Seoul Priory; Order of St. Clare; Sisters of the Annunciation; Daughters of St. Paul; Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul; Sisters of St. Andrew; Sisters of St. John the Baptist; Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul of Suwon; Sisters Disciples of the Divine Master; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Assisi; Sisters of Our Lady of Perpetual Help; Community of the Sisters of Jesus Christ; Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary; Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Congregatio Jesu; Sisters of Peace Pentecost; Olivetan Benedictine Sisters of Busan; Sisters of Our Lady of the Consolation; Blessed Sacrament Sisters of Charity; Sisters of Little Jesus; Notre Dame des Agnes; Sisters of Divine Province; Carmelites Nuns Of Cheonjinam; Franciscan Sisters of Our Lady of Fatima; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Service; Sisters of Palma of Blessed Korean Martyrs; Sisters of the Blessed Korean Martyrs

 

 

 

 

DIOCESAN OFFICE

 

 

Suwon-si Jangan-gu Jeongja-dong 578, Gyeonggi 440-840

P.O. Box 2, Suwon 440-600

http://www.casuwon.or.kr

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