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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 Lourdes Daniel
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Bishop Lourdes Daniel
Bishop's House,
Jail Road, Nashik Road
422 101, Maharashtra. India

Phone: +91- 253- 24 62 528, +91- 253- 24 60 972
Fax :91- 253 -2451550
Email: [email protected], [email protected]

Bishop Lourdes Daniel was born on Feb. 19, 1947, in Pune. He was ordained priest on April 19, 1980, in the diocese of Poona. Pope Benedict XVI appointed him bishop of Amravati on June 8, 2007. Bishop Daniel was ordained on Aug. 2, 2007. On Nov. 11, 2010 he was transferred to the diocese of Nashik where he was installed on Dec. 14, 2010. Before becoming bishop, Bishop Daniel was the vicar general of Poona diocese.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Archbishop Felix Anthony Machado (2008 - 2009, now Bishop of Vasi )
  • Bishop Thomas Bhalerao ((1987-2007))
  • Bishop Thomas Bhalerao, S.J. (1987-2007)

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