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In Memories of Two Cardinals in Asia

Cardinal Cheong
Cardinal Sim

The Church in Asia lost two cardinals in less than two months this year.

Cardinal Cornelius Sim, a new cardinal in Asia and the first of Brunei, died on May 29. He was 69.

Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk, 89, former archbishop of Seoul and president of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Korea, passed away on April 27.

More about the lives of Cardinal Sim and Cardinal Cheong
and the Churches in Brunei and South Korea, of which their missions were dedicated to.

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Activities and Organizations

Catholic Educational Institutions

  • High Schools:
    3
  • Junior Schools:
    2
  • Primary Schools:
    85

Catholic Social Welfare

  • Health Centers, Dispensaries:
    4
  • Orphanage/Boarding House/Hostels:
    7

Major Diocesan Commissions and Organizations

  • Children and Youth Commission:
    Chairman : Bishop Bejoy N. D’Cruze, OMI
    Convenor : Fr. Ripon Rozario, OMI
    Secretary : Sr. Mary Gloria, SMRA
  • Commission on Family and Laity:
    Chairman : Bishop Bejoy N. D’Cruze, OMI
    Convener : Fr. Joseph Topno
    Secretary : Fr. Dominic Rozario, OMI
  • Dialogue and Social Communication Commission:
    Chairman : Bishop Bejoy N. D’Cruze
    Convener : Fr. Joseph Gomes, OMI
    Secretary : Fr. Subash Costa, OMI
  • Education Commission:
    Chairman : Bishop Bejoy N. D’Cruze, OMI
    Secretary : Fr. Dipok A. Costa, OMI
  • Health Care Commission:
    Chairman : Bishop Bejoy N. D’Cruze, OMI
    Convener : Fr. Robi R. Rozario, OMI
    Secretary : Sr. Mary Sudha, SMRA
  • Justice and Peace Commission:
    Chairman : Bishop Bejoy N. D’Cruze, OMI
    Convener : Fr. Dominic Sarker, CSC
    Secretary : Fr. Valentine V. Talang, OMI
  • Liturgy and Cultural Commission:
    Chairman : Bishop Bejoy N. D’Cruze, OMI
    Convener : Fr. J. Sudhir Gomes, OMI
    Secretary : Fr. Subal Kujur, CSC
  • Pastoral Co-ordination Team:
    Chairman : Bishop Bejoy N. D’Cruze, OMI
    Convener : Fr. Shorot Francis Gomes
    Co-Convener : Fr. Ronjit Costa, OMI
    Secretary : Sr. Mary Helen, SSMI
  • Pastoral Service Team (2012):
    Bishop’s House, Rowshon Manjil,
    Tamabil Road, Shahparan Gate,
    P.O. Khadimnagar, Sylhet-3103
    Phone: +88 0821-2871010
  • Pontifical Mission Societies:
    Diocesan Director : Fr. Lawrence Toppo
  • Seminary and Vocation Promotion:
    Chairman : Bishop Bejoy N. D’Cruze, OMI
    Convener : Fr. Lawrence Toppo
    Secretary : Fr. Proloy Cruze

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