Diocese of Pyong-yang

GENERAL INFORMATION

Prefecture Apostolic March 17, 1927
Vicariate Apostolic July 11, 1939
Diocese March 10, 1962
Apostolic Administrato His Eminence Andrew Cardinal Yeom, D.D.
Appointed June 6, 1998
Former Ordinaries Very Rev. Msgr. Patrick Byrne, M.M.(1927)
Very Rev. Msgr. John Morris, M.M.(1930)
Rev. William Booth, M.M.(1936)
Most Rev. William O'Shea, M.M., D.D.(1939)
Most Rev. Paul Ro, D.D.(1942)
Most Rev. Francis Hong, D.D.(1943)
Very Rev. Msgr. George Carroll, M.M.(1950)
His Eminence Stephen Cardinal Kim, LL.D., D.D.(1975)
His Eminence Nicholas Cardinal Cheong, D.D.(1998)
Area Pyeongannam-do and Pyeonganbuk-do Provinces(42,939㎢)

DIOCESAN OFFICE IN SEOUL

Jung-gu Myeong-dong 2-ga 1-5, Seoul 100-809 (Detached office 526 of the Seoul Archdiocese)

☎ 02-727-2231, 2233

☎ Fax 02-727-2232

Episcopal Vicar: Very Rev. Msgr. Matthew Hwang

DIOCESAN OFFICE IN BUSAN

Younje-gu Geoje 3-dong 575-2, Busan 611-804 (Geoje Catholic Church)

☎ 051-835-0130

President: Rev. Joachim Oh