Diocese of Suwon


Diocese October 7, 1963
Bishop Most Rev. Matthias RI Iong-hoon, S.T.D., D.D.
Succeeded March 30, 2009
Consecrated May 14, 2003
Former Ordinaries Most Rev. Victorinus K. Youn, S.T.D., D.D.(1963)
Most Rev. Angelo N. Kim, S.T.D., D.D.(1974)
Most Rev. Paul Choi, S.T.D.,D.D.(1997)
Area Gwacheon-si, Gwangmyeong-si, Gwangju-si, Gunpo-si, Seongnam-si, Suwon-si, a piece of Siheung-si, Ansan-si, Anseong-si, Anyang-si, Osan-si, Yongin-si, Uiwang-si, Icheon-si, Pyeongtaek-si, Hanam-si, Hwaseong-si, Yangpyeong-gun, Yeoju-gun in Gyeonggi-do(5,565.49㎢)

Missionary and Religious Societies

Men Order Of Friars Minor Conventual; Ordo Fratrum Praedicatorum; Marist Teaching Brothers; Congregazione dei Figli dell?Immacolata Concezione; Divine Word Missionaries; Clerical Society of the Most Holy Trinity of Mirinae; Society of St. Paul; Little Brothers of Jesus; Society of Jesus; Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate; Order of Friars Minor; Society of the Catholic Apostolate; Paris Foreign Missions Society; Clerical Congregation of the Blessed Korean Martyrs; Korean Luissionary Society
Women Little Sisters of the Poor; Congregation of the Sacred Word; Caritas Sisters of Miyazaki in Korea; The Sisters of Notre Dame(Regina Pacis Province); Franciscan Missionaries of Mary; Servants of Mary; Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Mirinae; Sisters Association of St. Joseph Charity of Mirinae; Missionaries of Charity; Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill; Daughters of Mary Help of Christians; Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres; Little Servants of the Holy Family of Seoul; Missionary Benedictine Sisters of Tutzing, Seoul Priory; Order of St. Clare; Sisters of the Annunciation; Daughters of St. Paul; Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul; Sisters of St. Andrew; Sisters of St. John the Baptist; Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul of Suwon; Sisters Disciples of the Divine Master; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Assisi; Sisters of Our Lady of Perpetual Help; Community of the Sisters of Jesus Christ; Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary; Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Congregatio Jesu; Sisters of Peace Pentecost; Olivetan Benedictine Sisters of Busan; Sisters of Our Lady of the Consolation; Blessed Sacrament Sisters of Charity; Sisters of Little Jesus; Notre Dame des Agnes; Sisters of Divine Province; Carmelites Nuns Of Cheonjinam; Franciscan Sisters of Our Lady of Fatima; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Service; Sisters of Palma of Blessed Korean Martyrs; Sisters of the Blessed Korean Martyrs


Suwon-si Jangan-gu Jeongja-dong 578, Gyeonggi 440-840

P.O. Box 2, Suwon 440-600

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