Diocese of Wonju


Diocese March 22, 1965
Bishop Most Rev. Basil CHO, S.T.D. D.D.
Succeeded March 31, 2016
Consecrated January 3, 2006
Former Ordinaries Most Rev. Daniel Tji, J.C.D., D.D.(1965)
Most Rev. Jacobus Kim, D.D.
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