Diocese of Busan

GENERAL INFORMATION

Vicariate Apostolic January 21, 1957
Diocese March 10, 1962
Bishop Most Rev. Joseph SON Sam-seok, S.T.D., D.D.
Appointed April 10, 2019
Consecrated July 9, 2010
Former Ordinaries Most Rev. John Choi, D.D.(1957)
Most Rev. Gabriel Lee, Ph.D., D.D.(1975)
Most Rev. Augustine Cheong, D.D.(1999)
Paul HWANG Cheol-soo, D.D.(2007)
Area Busan, Ulsanand Gimhae-si(exception: Jinyeong-eup, Jillye-myeon, Hallim-myeon), Miryang-si (exception: Hanam-eup, Chodong-myeon), Yangsan-si (3,267.63㎢)

Missionary and Religious Societies

Men Order of Friars Minor Conventual ; Congregation of St. John; Missionaries of Charity Brothers; Society of St. Paul; Order of St. Benedict Waegwan Abbey; Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Brothers of Peace Pentecost; Little Brothers of Contemplative Missionary Fraternity; Order of Friars Minor
Women Order of Discalced Carmelite Nuns; Congregation of the Sacred Word; Sisters of Christian Doctrine; Adorers of the Blood of Christ; Caritas Sisters of Miyazaki in Korea; The Sisters of Notre Dame; The Sisters of Mary; Franciscan Missionaries of Mary; Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Mirinae; Suore di Carit?di Nostra Signora del Buono e Perpetuo Soccorso; Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill; Daughters of Mary Help of Christians; The Trinitarian Sisters of France; Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres; Little Servants of the Holy Family of Seoul; Daughters of St. Paul; Sisters Disciples of the Divine Master; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Assisi; Sisters of Our Lady of Perpetual Help; Fraternit?Jesus-Cartas; Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Congregatio Jesu; The Fraternity of the Little Sisters of Jesus; Sisters of Joseph Pentecost; Sisters of Peace Pentecost; Olivetan Benedictine Sisters of Busan; Blessed Sacrament Sisters of Charity; Little Sisters of Contemplative Missionary Fraternity; Carmelite Missionaries; Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary; Missionary Benedictine Sisters of Tutzing, Daegu Priory; Sister of Palma of Blessed Korean Martyrs; Sisters of the Blessed Korean Martyrs; Korean Foreign Mission Sisters

DIOCESAN OFFICE

Suyeong-gu Suyeongno 427gil 39(Namcheon-dong) 70-4, Busan 48316

☎ 051-629-8700 FAX: 629-8717

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