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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Catholic Social Welfare

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Other Church Organizations and Associations

  • Bongaigaon Gana Seva Society:
    Address: Kharijhja Dolaigaon
    Post Box No. 43
    Bongaigaon - 783 380, Assam, India
    Email: [email protected]

Social Communications

  • Monthly Magazine:
    Voice of Bongaigaon (English)
  • The Communications center :
    Father Johney Kochukulathinkal
    Address: Catholic Church Barama
    Barama - 781 346
    Dt. Baksa,
    BTAD Assam

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Major Diocesan Commissions and Organizations

  • BCC:
    Linesh Chacko
  • Bible:
    Sushil Kindo
  • Catechesis:
    Father Rodai Bodo Narzary
  • Communication & Media :
    Father Johney Kochukulathinkal
  • Ecumenism & Dialogue :
    Father Joseph K.A
  • Education:
    Father Michael Elango
  • Family & Laity :
    Sr. Regi, CSN
  • Health:
    Sr. Annette, OSA
  • Justice, Peace & Development:
    Father Joseph K.A
  • Liturgy:
    Father Paresh Brahma
  • Vocation & Formation:
    Father Thomas D’silva
  • Women :
    Sr. Mary Hasda MSMHC
  • Youth:
    Father Ronesh Narzary, MSFS

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