Military Ordinariate of Korea

GENERAL INFORMATION

Military Chaplain Corps February 1, 1951
Ordinariate October 23, 1989
Bishop Most Rev. Francis Xavier Yu, O.F.M., D.D.
Appointed July 16, 2010
Consecrated Sep 15, 2010
Former Presidents & Advisor of Military Chaplain Corps Adv.Very Rev. Msgr. George Carroll, M.M.(1951~1954)
1st.Most Rev. John D. Choi, D.D.(1951~1954)
2nd.Most Rev. Paul Ro, D.D.(1954~1967)
3rd.Most Rev. Daniel Tji, J.C.D., D.D.(1967~1970)
4th.Most Rev. Daniel Tji, J.C.D., D.D.(1970~1973)
5th.His Eminence Stephen Cardinal Kim, LL.D., D.D.(1973~1978)
6th.Most Rev. Angelo N. Kim, S.T.D., D.D.(1978~1981)
7th.Most Rev. Angelo N. Kim, S.T.D., D.D.(1981~1984)
8th.Most Rev. Joseph Kyeong, D.D.(1984~1989)
Former Ordinary 1st.Most Rev. Augustine Cheong, D.D.(1989~1998)
2nd.Most Rev. Peter Lee, D.D.(1999~2010)
Area The Entire Area of Jeju-do (1,847㎢)

Religious Institutes

Women Congregation of the Sacred Word; Franciscan Missionaries of Mary; Sisters Association of St. Joseph Charity of Mirinae; Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres(Daegu Provincial); Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres(Seoul Provincial); Little Servants of the Holy Family of Seoul; Congregation of the Religious Missionaries of St. Dominic; The Society of the Sacred Heart; Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul of Suwon; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Assisi; Sisters of Our Lady of Perpetual Help; Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Olivetan Benedictine Sisters of Busan; Blessed Sacrament Sisters of Charity; Carmelite Missionaries; Missionary Benedictine Sisters of Tutzing, Daegu Priory; Sisters of the Blessed Korean Martyrs

DIOCESAN OFFICE

P.O.Box 31, Yongsan 140-600

☎ 02-749-1921~3

Fax 790-5768

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

e-mail : gunjong@catholic.or.kr