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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 School (9th & 10th standards):
    12
  • Junior Colleges (11th &12th standards):
    2
  • Nurseries :
    192
  • Nurseries-Students:
    5,500
  • Primary Schools (1st-5th standards) :
    38
  • Upper Primary Schools (6th -8th standards):
    15

Catholic Social Welfare

  • Center for the mentally challenged:
    1
  • Center for the physically handicapped:
    1
  • Dispensaries:
    18
  • Homes for the elderly:
    1
  • Hospitals:
    3
  • Hostels for college boys:
    1
  • Hostels for college girls:
    1
  • Leprosaria:
    8
  • School boys and girls' hostels:
    9
  • Technical schools:
    3
  • Youth center:
    1

Major Diocesan Commissions and Organizations

  • Catechetics & Liturgy
  • Communications and Public Relations Officer
  • Ecumenism and Dialogue
  • Education
  • Holy Childhood
  • Laity and Family
  • Prison ministry
  • Proclamation
  • Regional Communication Center
  • Regional Pastoral Center
  • Regional Theologate
  • Seminaries, Clergy and Religious
  • Small Christian Communities
  • Social welfare service
  • Vocation Promotion
  • Youth

Social Communications

  • Social Communications Commission:
    Father Alphonse Toppo
    Address: Bishop's House, Ainthapali, Sambalpur, Orissa, 768004, India
    Phone: (91) 663- 2540327; 2540558; mobile: 09437050882
  • SVD website:
    www.svdine.org
  • TV station, radio station, studio, newspaper, newsletter magazine or cultural center:
    No
  • Website:
    www.sambalpurdiocese.org

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