Dioceses
Diocese of Jeonju

GENERAL INFORMATION

Prefecture Apostolic 1937.4.13.
Vicariate Apostolic 1957.1.21.
Diocese 1962.3.10.
Bishop Most Rev. John KIM Sontae, S.T.D., D.D. (Biographical History)
Former Ordinaries Rev. Stephen Kim(1937)
Rev. Paul Chu(1942)
Most Rev. Bartholomew Kim, D.D.(1947)
Most Rev. Peter Han, D.D.(1961)
Most Rev. Augustine Kim, D.D.(1973)
Most Rev. Michael J. Pak, D.D.(1982)
Most Rev. Vincent Ri Pyung-ho, S.T.D., D.D.
Area Area: All of the Jeonbuk (8,067㎢)

Missionary Societies and Religious Institutes

Men Clerical Congregation of the Blessed Korean Martyrs
Women Little Sisters of the Poor: P.S.D.P.; Congregation of the Sacred Word; Daughters of Mary Immaculate(Marianist): F.M.I.; Sisters of the Annunciation of the Divine Word; Sisters of St. Joseph's Charity of Mirinae; Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Mary of Mirinae; Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill: S.C.; Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres, Daegu Province; Secular Institute of St. Mary; Daughters of St. Paul: F.S.P.; Little Servants of the Holy Family Province of Incheon; Capuchin Tertiary Sisters of the Holy Family: H.T.C; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Assisi: S.F.M.A.; Sisters of Our Lady of Perpetual Help; Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus: H.S.H.J.; Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus: M.S.C.; Congregation of Jesus: C.J.; Suore della Carita di Gesu: S.C.G.; Little Flower Sisters of Jesus; Little Flower Sisters of Jesus; Olivetan Benedictine Sisters of Busan: O.S.B.; Blessed Sacrament Sisters of Charity; Contemplative Missionary Fraternity; Carmelite Missionaries: C.M.; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Service; Sisters of the Blessed Korean Martyrs

OFFICE

55036 전라북도 전주시 완산구 기린대로 100

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