Diocese of Wonju


Diocese March 22, 1965
Bishop Most Rev. Basil CHO Kyu-man, S.T.D. D.D.
Appointed March 31, 2016
Consecrated January 25, 2006
Former Ordinaries Most Rev. Daniel Tji, J.C.D., D.D.(1965)
Most Rev. Jacobus Kim, D.D.(1993)
Area A part of Donghae-si, Samcheok-si, Wonju-si, Taebaek-si, Yeongwol-gun,Jeongseon-gun, a part of Pyeongchang-gun, Hoengseong-gun inGangwon-do and Jecheon-si, Danyang-gun in Chungbuk (8,454.33㎢)

Religious Institutes

Men Brothers of Christ; Marist Teaching Brothers
Women Congregation of the Divine Word; Dominican Monastery of the Mother of God; Franciscan Missionaries of Mary; Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Mirinae; Sister of Charity of Seton Hill; Daughters of Mary Help of Christians; Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres; Little Servants of the Holy Family; Congregation of the Religious Missionaries of St. Dominic; Secular Institute of the Saint Mary; Sisters of the Annunciation; Daughters of St. Paul; Sisters of Our Lady of Perpetual Help; Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus; Suore della Carita di Gesu; Blessed Sacrament Sisters of Charity; Franciscan Missionary Sisters of Service; Sisters of the Blessed Korean Martyrs


Wonju-si In-dong 242-16, Gangwon-do 220-070

P.O.Box 11, Wonju 220-600

P.O.Box 3, Wonju 220-600

☎ 033-765-4220~2, 4224~8, 766-1267

☎ Fax 766-1932, 765-4223

Website : http://wonju.catholic.or.kr

email : wj-samu@catholic.or.kr