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DIOCESE OF JEONJU

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DIOCESE OF JEONJU 

 
Classification Organizations Persons
Catholics   197,193
Parishes 95  
Secondary Stations 75  
Cardinal    -  
Archbishops    -  
Bishops   1
Korean Priests Diocesan   213
Missionary   -
Religious   1  
Other Diocesan    -  
Foreign Priests Diocesan   2
Missionary   -
Religious   -
Other Diocesan   1
Religious Inst. Men 1 3
/Members Women 28 339
Seminaries / Seminarians  -   35
Kindergartens 9 703
Primary Schools  -    -  
Middle Schools 2 1,147  
High Schools 2 1,851
Catechetical Institutes 1 201
Colleges  -    -  
Universities  -    -  
Sunday Schools   4,565
Medical Institutes General Hospitals  -    
Clinics 2  
Welfare Institutions Community Welfare Institutions 2  
Others 45  
Cultural Institutions 19  

                                                                                 (2016.12.31.)

 

GENERAL INFORMATION 

 

 

           Prefecture Apostolic:  April 13, 1937

           Vicariate Apostolic:    January 21, 1957

           Diocese:                   March 10, 1962

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

           Appointed:                 February 8, 1990

           Consecrated:             April 3, 1990

 

           Former Ordinaries:      Rev. Stephen Kim(1937)

                                           Rev. Paul Chu(1942)

                                           Most Rev. Bartholomew Kim, D.D.(1947)

                                           Most Rev. Peter Han, D.D.(1961)

                                           Most Rev. Augustine Kim, D.D.(1973)

                                           Most Rev. Michael J. Pak, D.D.(1982)

 

           Area: All of the Jeonbuk (8,050.94㎢)

 

           Religious Institutes

 

  Man: Society of Jesus

 

  Women: Little Sisters of the Poor; Congregation of the Sacred Word; Caritas Sisters of Miyazaki in Korea; School Sisters of Notre Dame; Daughters of Mary Immaculate; Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Mirinae; Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill; Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres; Little Servants of the Holy Family of Seoul; Capuchin Tertiary Sisters of the Holy Family; Order of St. Clare; Sisters of the Annunciation; Institute of the Catechists of Mary; Daughters of St. Paul; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Assisi; Sisters of Our Lady of Perpetual Help; Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Congregatio Jesu; Little Flower Sisters of Jesus; Olivetan Benedictine Sisters of Busan; Blessed Sacrament Sisters of Charity; Little Sisters of Contemplative Missionary Fraternity; Carmelite Missionaries; Sisters of the Good Shepherd; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Service; Sisters of the Blessed Korean Martyrs

 

 

 

DIOCESAN OFFICE 

 

Jeonju-si Wansan-gu Namnosong-dong 78-3, Jeonbuk 560-110

☎ <063>230-1004

http://www.jcatholic.or.kr

e-mail: chonju@catholic.or.kr

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