Diocese of Andong

GENERAL INFORMATION

Diocese May 29, 1969
Bishop Most Rev. John Chrysostom Kwon, 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