Diocese of Andong
Bishop John Chrisostom Hyeok-ju Kwon
Bishop  Kwon
Bishop John Chrisostom Hyeok-ju Kwon
136, Anmak-dong,
Andong-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do,
760-340, South Korea

Phone: (82) 54-858-3111-3
Fax :(82) 54-858-3116
Email: sa3111@hanafos.com

Bishop John Chrisostom Kwon Hyeok-ju was born on Sept. 5, 1957 in Uiseong-gun (county), Gyeongsangbuk-do (province). He was ordained a priest on Jan. 26, 1983 and appointed Bishop of Andong on Oct. 16, 2001. His episcopal ordination and installation as Bishop of Andong was on Dec. 4, 2001. Bishop Kwon is president of the Biblical Committee of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of Korea (CBCK) and a member of the Episcopal Commission for Doctrine of the CBCK.

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