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Diocese of

Incheon 인천

South Korea South Korea

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 1,099 km²

Population: 466,000 Catholics (10.3% of 4,530,000 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Seoul 서울

Neighbouring Dioceses: Uijeongbu 의정부 (↑), Seoul 서울 (→), Suwon 수원 (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 119 parishes, 1 mission, 306 priests (250 diocesan, 56 religious), 682 lay religious (135 brothers, 547 sisters), 218 seminarians (2014)

Website: Link

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant
Auxiliary Bishop (2010.04.29 – ...):Bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chul (51)Bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chul (정신철 세례자 요한) (51)

Titular Bishop of Cuicul

Ordinaries

Bishops of Incheon 인천 (Roman Rite)

Bishop Boniface Choi Ki-san (최기산 보니파시오)Permalink
(2002.04.25 – 2016.05.30)

Fiat voluntas tua

Born:1948.05.16 (South Korea)
Ordained Priest:1975.12.06
Consecrated Bishop:1999.12.27
Died:2016.05.30 († 68)

Coadjutor Bishop of Incheon 인천 (South Korea) (1999.10.29 – 2002.04.25)

Bishop of Incheon 인천 (South Korea) (2002.04.25 – 2016.05.30)

Bishop William John McNaughton, M.M. (89)Bishop William John McNaughton (나길모 굴리엘모), M.M. (89)Permalink
(1962.03.10 – 2002.04.25)

Bishop emeritus of Incheon 인천 (South Korea)

Ut omnes unum sint

Born:1926.12.07 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1953.06.13
Consecrated Bishop:1961.08.24

Titular Bishop of Thuburbo minus (1961.06.06 – 1962.03.10)

Vicar Apostolic of Incheon 인천 (South Korea) (1961.06.06 – 1962.03.10)

Bishop of Incheon 인천 (South Korea) (1962.03.10 – 2002.04.25)

Vicars Apostolic of Incheon 인천 (Roman Rite)

Bishop William John McNaughton, M.M. (89)Bishop William John McNaughton (나길모 굴리엘모), M.M. (89)Permalink
(1961.06.06 – 1962.03.10)

(see above)

Former Prelates


as of 2016.06.23

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