Diocese of Andong

GENERAL INFORMATION

Diocese May 29, 1969
Bishop Most Rev. John Chrysostom KWON Hyeok-ju, D.D.
Appointed October 16, 2001
Consecrated December 4, 2001
Former Ordinaries Most Rev. Rene' Dupont, M.E.P., D.D.(1969)
Most Rev. Ignatius Pak, Ph. D., D.D.(1990)
Area Mungyeong-si, Sangju-si, Andong-si, Yeongju-si, Bonghwa-gun, Yeongdeok-gun, Yeongyang-gun, Yecheon-gun, Uljin-gun, Uiseong-gun, Cheongsong-gun in Gyeongbuk(10,788㎢)

Religious Institutes

Men Carthusian Order
Women Order of Discalced Carmelite Nuns; Sisters of Christian Doctrine; Franciscan Missionaries of Mary; Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres; Little Servants of the Holy Family of Seoul; Sisters of Jesus the Good Shepherd; Sisters of the Annunciation; Daughters of St. Paul; Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul; Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul of Suwon; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Assisi; Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Sisters of Peace Pentecost; Olivetan Benedictine Sisters of Busan; Missionary Benedictine Sisters of Tutzing, Daegu Priory; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Service; Sisters of the Blessed Korean Martyrs

DIOCESAN OFFICE

Andong-si Anmak-dong 136, Gyeongbuk 760-340

P.O.Box 23, Happo, Masan 631-600

☎ 054-858-3111~3

Fax 858-3116

Website : http://www.acatholic.or.kr

e-mail : sa3111@hanafos.com