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Bishops of North Korea

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North Korea
Date of
ConsecrationAscending
Bishop Ordinaries of North Korea (8)
1970.10.03 (2006.03.24)Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk (88)Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk (정진석(鄭鎮奭) 니콜라오) (88), Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria Immacolata di Lourdes a Boccea, Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Seoul 서울 (South Korea), former Apostolic Administrator sede plena of Pyong-yang 평양 (North Korea) and former Member of Council of Cardinals for the Study of Organisational and Economic Problems of the Apostolic See
2002.01.25 (2014.02.22)Cardinal Andrew Yeom Soo-jung (76)Cardinal Andrew Yeom Soo-jung (염수정(廉洙政) 안드레아) (76), Cardinal-Priest of S. Crisogono, Metropolitan Archbishop of Seoul 서울 (South Korea) and Apostolic Administrator of Pyong-yang 평양 (North Korea)
1994.12.14Bishop John of the Cross Chang Yik (86)Bishop John of the Cross Chang Yik (장익 십자가의 요한) (86), Bishop emeritus of Chuncheon 춘천 (South Korea) and former Apostolic Administrator of Hamhung 함흥 (North Korea)
2002.11.21Bishop Lucas Kim Woon-hoe (75)Bishop Lucas Kim Woon-hoe (김운회 루가) (75), Bishop of Chuncheon 춘천 (South Korea) and Apostolic Administrator of Hamhung 함흥 (North Korea)
2014.02.05Bishop Timothy Yu Gyoung-chon (57)Bishop Timothy Yu Gyoung-chon (유경촌(宇慶川) 티모테오) (57), Titular Bishop of Puppi and Auxiliary Bishop of Seoul 서울 (South Korea)
2014.02.05Bishop Peter Chung Soon-taek, O.C.D. (58)Bishop Peter Chung Soon-taek (정순택(仲淳澤) 베드로), O.C.D. (58), Titular Bishop of Tamazuca and Auxiliary Bishop of Seoul 서울 (South Korea)
2015.08.28Bishop Benedictus Son Hee-song (63)Bishop Benedictus Son Hee-song (손희송(孫凞松) 베네딕토) (63), Titular Bishop of Campli and Auxiliary Bishop of Seoul 서울 (South Korea)
2017.08.17Bishop Job Koo Yo-bi (69)Bishop Job Koo Yo-bi (구요비(具要備) 욥) (69), Titular Bishop of Sfasferia and Auxiliary Bishop of Seoul 서울 (South Korea)

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