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

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  • Pre-primary or Ashram Shalas:
  • Primary School:
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Catholic Social Welfare

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  • Socio Economic Centers:
  • Youth Hostels:

Major Diocesan Commissions and Organizations

  • Clergy and Religious:
    Vocations: Father Kanti Vasava
    Formation: Father Joel R. Pais
    Conference of Religious in India (Women): Sister Molly, CCR
    Apostolic Union of Clergy: Father Francis Randive
  • Commissions and Committees Secretaries:
    Health Father Jerry Fernandes
    Family: Father Joel R. Pais.
    Vocations: Father Kanti Vasava
    Communications: Father Jayanti Macwan
    Education: Father Pascal Ninama
  • Diocesan Offices:
    Western Region Council Committee for Family
  • Diocesan Offices:
    Youth Office
  • Diocesan Offices:
    Family Life Services Centre
  • Diocesan Offices:
    Western Region Council Committee for Communication
  • Diocesan Offices:
    Social Work Office
  • Diocesan Works, Estates, Trusts:
    Father Oscar Barretto
  • Education & Culture:
    Education: Father Pascal Ninama
    Education Cell: Father Sunil Thomas
    Boardings & Children: Father Rakesh Macwan
  • Evangelization:
    Proclamation: Father John Valles
    Pontifical Mission Organizations: Father Richard Pereira
  • Health: Father Jerry Fernandes, SJ
  • Inculturation:
    Father Raymond Chauhan
  • Justice, Development & Peace:
    Justice, Peace: Father Cedric Prakash
    Social Work, Caritas, C.R.S., Charities: Father Richard Pereira
    Gender Co-ordinator: Sister Neeta Lopes, FDCC
    Prisons: Father K.P. Vincent
  • Labor:
    Father Jolly Nadukudiyil
  • Social Communications:
    Sadbhavana: Father Jayanti Macwan
    P.R.O.: Father Cedric Prakash, SJ

Other Church Organizations and Associations

  • Christian Life:
    Bible & Catechetics: Father Vincent Macwan
    Charismatic: Father Varghese Manarkulath
    Animators: Father Dalsukh Vasava, Father Berechi
    Liturgy: Father Richard Pereira
  • Education - Professional and Technical:
    Centre for Culture and Development
  • Education - Professional and Technical:
    School of Typing
  • Education - Professional and Technical:
    St. Xavier's Industrial Training Centre
  • Education - Professional and Technical:
    Xavier Institute for Tribal Development & Tribal Empowerment
  • Education - Professional and Technical:
    Bosco Career Job Placement Centre
  • Education - Professional and Technical:
    Xavier Technical Institute
  • Milk Co-operatives:
    Catholic Church Chilling plant
  • Milk Co-operatives:
    Dediapada Vibhaga Adivasi Doodh Utpad Sakari Mandali
  • Milk Co-operatives:
    Amiyar Dudh Utpadak Sahkari Mandli
  • Milk Co-operatives:
    Sagbara Cattle Feed Factory

Social Communications

  • Spotlight (Diocesan English Monthly)
  • Yuva Vani (Diocesan Youth Quarterly)

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