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The Diocese of Daejeon (Bishop : Most Rev. Lazzaro You Heung-sik) made a pilgrimage on foot with the participation of the diocesan clergy, religious and laity participaing, to observe the Year for Priests on September 1, 2009, the 150th anniversary of the death of John Mary Vianney.

 

With the sacred images of St. John Mary Vianney and of St. Andrew Kim Tae-gon at the head of the procession, 110 diocesan priests and about 2,500 religious and lay people participated in the 8 kilometer pilgrimage.

 

At the Shrine of Solmoe, the destination of the pilgrimage and the birthplace of the fist Korean priest St. Andrew Kim Tae-gon, a Mass for the sanctification of the priests was celebrated, presided over by Bishop Lazzaro You with all the pilgrims, especially the Provincial Governor of Chungnam and  other local authorities. In his homily, Bishop You expressed his feelings about the pilgrimage saying  "While walking on the road that numerous martyrs like St. Bishop Daveluy walked before us in the past, I have recalled their lives and their faith". He urged the participants to live a life of grace following the example of the martyrs who always lived lives of joy in the midst of trials and prayed with thankful hearts. In conclusion, he asked everyone to pray for the priests that they might cultivate Goldly virtues and live holy lives. 

 

 

No. Subject Date Views
494 Seoul Statement on ASEM Interfaith Dialogue 2009.10.09 8702
493 Seminar on the Reality and Vision of New Evangelization 2009.10.09 7541
492 Message for the 42nd Military Mission Sunday 2009.10.09 7597
491 Seminar on 'Aging Society and the Church' of the Committee for the Lay Apostolate 2009.09.25 7858
490 Dedication Ceremony of Kim Taegon Church Built within the Nonsan Military Training Camp 2009.09.25 10489
489 International Symposium Held to the Memory of Stephen Cardinal Kim 2009.09.25 12494
488 25th Anniversary of the Canonization of 103 Korean Martyrs 2009.09.25 9529
487 Seminar on “Women and the Communication in the Church” 2009.09.21 8889
486 Incheon Youth Day 2009 2009.09.21 9026
» Pilgrimage on Foot by the Clergy in Daejeon Diocese 2009.09.21 11400
484 Reopening of the Museum of Jeoldusan Martyrs' Shrine 2009.09.21 11958
483 Approval of Some Documents Submitted to the Permanent Council of the CBCK 2009.09.21 8016
482 Installation Ceremony of the Coadjutor Archbishop of Kwangju 2009.09.11 8080
481 18th Plenary Meeting of the Biblical Apostolate Committee 2009.09.04 8977
480 Death of the Most Rev. John Choi Young-soo, Archbishop of Daegu 2009.09.04 7838
479 Centennial Anniversary Events of OSB Waegwan Abbey 2009.08.31 9615
478 A Great Researcher of the Church History in Korea Passed Away 2009.08.27 8098
477 New Coadjutor Archbishop of Kwangju 2009.08.27 8576
476 Appointed Bishop Hyginus Kim Hee-joong, auxiliary of Kwangju, Korea, as coadjutor archbishop of 2009.08.27 7843
475 Statement Against the Legislation of a Law on So-Called 'Dignified Death' Recognized as an Euthanasia 2009.08.27 14274

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