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2010 Spring General Assembly of the CBCK

2010.03.19 13:44


2010 Spring General Assembly of the CBCK


The Catholic Bishops' Conference of Korea held its 2010 Spring General Assembly from March 8 to 11, 2010, and made some decisions. There were some changes in chairmen of episcopal commissions and presidents of national committees. The names are as follows:


*newly elected


President: Most Rev. Peter KANG U-il

Vice-President: Most Rev. Jacobus KIM Ji-Seok

Secretary: Most Rev. Gabriel CHANG Bong-hun

Members of the Permanent Council: Most Rev. Francis Xavier AHN Myong-ok

Most Rev. Lucas KIM Woon-hoe


▷Chairmen of the Episcopal Commissions

-Episcopal Commission for Clergy & Religious: Most Rev. Boniface CHOI Ki-san*

-Episcopal Commission for Doctrine: Most Rev. Hyginus KIM Hee-joong*

-Episcopal Commission for Mission & Pastoral Care: Most Rev. Peter LEE Ki-heon

-Episcopal Commission for Social Affairs: Most Rev. Vincent RI Pyung-ho

-Special Episcopal Commission for the Reconciliation of the Korean People : Most Rev. Lucas KIM Woon-hoe*

-Special Episcopal Commission to Promote Beatification and Canonization: Most Rev. Michael PAK Jeong-il


▷Presidents of the National Committees

-Committee for Family Pastoral Ministry: Most Rev. Paul Hwang Cheol-soo

-Committee for Catechesis: Most Rev. John Chrysostom Kwon Hyeok-ju

-Committee for Education: Most Rev. Boniface Choi Ki-san*

-Committee for Canonical Affairs: Most Rev. Jacobus Kim Ji-suk

-Committee for Promoting Christian Unity & Interreligious Dialogue: Most Rev. Hyginus Kim Hee-joong

-Committee for Social Communications: Most Rev. Thaddeus Cho Hwan-kil

-Committee for Culture: Most Rev. Peter Lee Ki-heon

-Committee for the Reconciliation of the Korean People: Most Rev. Lucas Kim Woon-hoe

-Committee for Evangelization: Most Rev. Vincent Ri Pyung-ho*

-Committee for "Caritas Coreana": Most Rev. Francis Xavier Ahn Myong-ok

-Committee for Bioethics: Most Rev. Gabriel Chang Bong-hun

-Biblical Committee: Rt. Rev. Abbot Simon Petro Ri Hyong-u, O.S.B.

-Committee for the Doctrine of the Faith: Most Rev. Basil Cho Kyu-man*

-Committee for the Pastoral Care of Koreans Living Abroad: Most Rev. Vincent Ri Pyung-ho

-Committee for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Foreign Residents Living in Korea: Most Rev. Lazzaro You Heung-sik

-Committee for Liturgy: Most Rev. Augustinus Kim Jong-soo*

-Committee for Justice & Peace: Most Rev. Matthias RI Iong-hoon*

-Committee for Catholic Terminology: Most Rev. Peter Kang U-il

-Committee for Youth Ministry: Most Rev. Peter Lee Ki-heon*

-Committee for the Lay Apostolate: Most Rev. Andrew Yeom Soo-jung



-Moderator of the Korean Missionary Society: His Eminence Nicholas Cardinal Cheong Jinsuk

-Moderator of the Catholic Catechetical Institute: His Eminence Nicholas Cardinal Cheong Jinsuk

-Moderator of the Pontifical Korean College: His Eminence Nicholas Cardinal Cheong Jinsuk

-Moderator in charge of Health Pastoral Care: Most Rev. Lucas Kim Woon-hoe



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534 Installation Ceremony of Bishop of Chunchon 2010.04.09 8742
533 Resistance of the Korean Catholics to Resuming the Death Penalty 2010.03.29 8658
532 Our Opinion on Life Issues and the Four Major Rivers Project 2010.03.23 10150
» 2010 Spring General Assembly of the CBCK 2010.03.19 9044
530 The Church in Korea Was Deeply Disappointed by the Constitutional Court's Decision to uphold the Death Penalty 2010.03.08 10256
529 Death of the retired Bishop Paul Kim Ok-kyun 2010.03.08 9069
528 New Bishop of Uijeongbu 2010.03.08 8233
527 Message for Lent of Cardinal Cheong, Archbishop of Seoul 2010.03.02 9092
526 The Archdiocese of Seoul Established a Foundation 2010.02.12 9094
525 New Bishop of Chunchon 2010.02.05 10004
524 More than 150,000 Overseas Korean Catholics 2010.02.05 9211
523 The First Workshop for Newly-Appointed Formators 2010.01.29 8356
522 Message for Overseas Aid Sunday 2010 2010.01.29 8127
521 Emergency Aid to Haiti from the Catholic Church in Korea 2010.01.22 9160
520 Message for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity in 2010 2010.01.18 9607
519 The Result of the First Survey on Overseas Aid 2010.01.11 8563
518 The Christmas Messages of Diocesan Bishops 2009.12.24 9525
517 Message for the Week for the Sanctification of the Family 2009.12.24 10166
516 Monastic Life Experience Program by the Order of St. Benedict Waegwan Abbey 2009.12.18 11045
515 'Guideines for the Presentation and Maintenance of Cultural Heritage of the Catholic Church in Korea' Published 2009.12.18 10488


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