X

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.

Support our Asian Catholic Dioceses Directory now.
Support Asian Catholic Dioceses Directory
Support Asian Catholic Dioceses Directory
www.ucanews.com
Slavery In Asia
Slavery In Asia
Slavery In Asia

Apostolic Vicariate of Bontoc-Lagawe

Report An Error
Apostolic Vicar Valentin Cabbigat Dimoc
Bishop Dimoc
  • Facebook Share
  • Twitter Share
Apostolic Vicar Valentin Cabbigat Dimoc
Bishop's House,
Teng-ab, Bontoc,
2616 Mountain Province,
Philippines

Phone: (074)462.4292
Fax :(074)462.4292
Email: [email protected], [email protected]

Bishop Valentin was born in Lagawe, Philippines in 1969 and was ordained a priest in 1998. Following his studies in philosophy and theology, he obtained a Master of Arts in development management from the Asian Institute of Management in Makati City, He has served as rector of the Holy Rosary Mission, Kayan; the Holy Family Mission, Hapao; the St. Mary Magdalene Mission, Lagawe; and the Good Shepherd Mission, Hapid; and as director of the Kataguan Centre, Lagawe. He is currently director of the Centre for Social Action and Development of the apostolic vicariate of Bontoc-Lagawe.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Bishop Rodolfo Fontiveros Beltran (18 Mar 2006 Appointed - 30 Oct 2012 Appointed, Bishop of San Fernando de La Union)
  • Bishop Cornelio Galleo Wigwigan (March 19, 2004 Appointed - May 16, 2005 Died)
  • Bishop Francisco F. Claver, S.J. (Nov. 2, 1995 Appointed - April 15, 2004 Retired)
  • Bishop Brigido A. Galasgas (July, 6, 1992 Appointed - May, 15, 1995 Died)

Help us improve the Asian Catholic Dioceses Directory

Support Asian Catholic Dioceses Directory
Support Asian Catholic Dioceses Directory
UCA News
The Union of Catholic Asian News (UCA News, UCAN) is the leading independent Catholic news source in Asia.
CONTACT US
Union of Catholic Asian News Limited
P.O. Box 69626,
Kwun Tong,
Hong Kong
[email protected]