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Diocese of

Incheon 인천

South Korea South Korea

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Ecclesiastical Province: Seoul 서울

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

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History

  • 1961.06.06: Established as Apostolic Vicariate of Incheon 인천 / Inch’ŏn / 仁川 (正體中文) / Inchonen(sis) (Latin) (from Apostolic Vicariate of Seul 서울)
  • 1962.03.10: Promoted as Diocese of Incheon 인천 / Inch’ŏn / 仁川 (正體中文) / Inchonen(sis) (Latin)

Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2002.04.25 – ...):Bishop Boniface Choi Ki-san (66)Bishop Boniface Choi Ki-san (최기산 보니파시오) (66)
Auxiliary Bishop (2010.04.29 – ...):Bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chul (49)Bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chul (정신철 세례자 요한) (49)

Titular Bishop of Cuicul

Ordinaries

Bishops of Incheon 인천 (Roman Rite)

Bishop Boniface Choi Ki-san (66)Bishop Boniface Choi Ki-san (최기산 보니파시오) (66)
(2002.04.25 – ...)

Bishop of Incheon 인천 (South Korea)

Fiat voluntas tua

Born:1948.05.16 (South Korea)
Ordained Priest:1975.12.06
Consecrated Bishop:1999.12.27

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

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

Bishop William John McNaughton, M.M. (87)Bishop William John McNaughton, M.M. (나길모 굴리엘모) (87)
(1962.03.10 – 2002.04.25)

Bishop emeritus of Incheon 인천 (South Korea)

Ut omnes unum sint

Born:1926.12.07 (United States)
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. (87)Bishop William John McNaughton, M.M. (나길모 굴리엘모) (87)
(1961.06.06 – 1962.03.10)

(see above)

Former Prelates


as of 2014.09.07

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