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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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Bishop Neethinathan Anthonisamy
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Bishop Neethinathan Anthonisamy
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Kancheepuram Road,
Thimmavaram, Chingleput-603101,
Tamil Nadu, India.

Phone: (91) 44-2742 6649, +91 9443338643
Fax :(91) 44 - 27431784
Email: [email protected], [email protected]

Bishop Anthonisamy Neethinathan was born on July 3, 1955, in Kakkanur, in Tamil Nadu state's Viluppuram district. He was ordained priest on May 9, 1987, and served as vice rector of Sacred Heart Major Seminary before being appointed bishop of Chingleput on July 19, 2002. His episcopal ordination took place 10 days later on July 29.

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