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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  • Commission for Doctrine for Faith In-charge:
    Father Jacob Ha Van Sung
  • Commission for Evangelization In-charge:
    Father Paul Dang Tien Dung
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    Father Thomas Bui Cong Dan
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    Father Joseph Nguyen Van Nhan
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    Father Peter Le Tan Bao
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    Father Luis Nguyen Tri Huong
  • Commission for Religious and Seminarians In-charge:
    Father Anthony Vu Si Hoang
  • Commission for the Laity In-charge:
    Father Paul Tran Ky Minh
  • Commission for Youths In-charge:
    Father John Baptist Nguyen Tan Sang

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