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Diocese of

Uijeongbu 의정부

South Korea South Korea

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Uijeongbu 의정부 / Uijongbu / 議政府 (正體中文) / Uiiongbuen(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Seoul 서울

Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation

Special Churches

Pyong-yang 평양 (↑), Chuncheon 춘천 (→), Seoul 서울 (↓), Incheon 인천 (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.02.26 – ...):Bishop Peter Lee Ki-heon (74)Bishop Peter Lee Ki-heon (이기헌 베드로 / 李基憲) (74)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Uijeongbu 의정부 (Roman Rite)

Bishop Peter Lee Ki-heon (74)Bishop Peter Lee Ki-heon (이기헌 베드로 / 李基憲) (74)Permalink
(2010.02.26 – ...)

Bishop of Uijeongbu 의정부 (South Korea)

새로운 노래를 주님께 불러라

Born:1947.12.31 (P’yong-yang, North Korea)
Ordained Priest:1975.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:1999.12.14

Military Ordinary of South Korea (South Korea) (1999.10.29 – 2010.02.26)

Bishop of Uijeongbu 의정부 (South Korea) (2010.02.26 – ...)

Bishop Joseph Lee Han-taek, S.J. (87)Bishop Joseph Lee Han-taek (이한택 요셉 / 李漢澤), S.J. (87)Permalink
(2004.07.05 – 2010.02.26)

Bishop emeritus of Uijeongbu 의정부 (South Korea)

길이요 진리요 생명이신 예수 그리스도

Born:1934.12.05 (Ansong, South Korea)
Ordained Priest:1971.06.09
Consecrated Bishop:2002.01.25

Titular Bishop of Thibuzabetum (2001.11.19 – 2004.07.05)

Auxiliary Bishop of Seoul 서울 (South Korea) (2001.11.19 – 2004.07.05)

Bishop of Uijeongbu 의정부 (South Korea) (2004.07.05 – 2010.02.26)

Contact Info

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Statistics

Area: 2,594 km²

Population: 318,050 Catholics (9.7% of 3,285,546 total) (2020)

Statistics: 84 parishes, 3 missions, 209 priests (190 diocesan, 19 religious), 281 lay religious (43 brothers, 238 sisters), 65 seminarians (2020)

History

Last updated on 2022.11.22

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