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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 Thomas Eusebios Naickamparambil
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Bishop Thomas Eusebios Naickamparambil
Catholic Bishop’s House,
Ayira P.O., Kudayal Parassala
Kerala- 695 502, India

Phone: 09495341099
Email: [email protected], [email protected]

Bishop Thomas Mar Eusebios Naickamparambil was born in Mylapra, in the archieparchy of Trivandrum, on June 6, 1961, and was ordained priest on Dec. 29, 1986. After studies in philosophy and theology at Jnanadeepa in Poona, he obtained a doctorate in philosophy in Rome. He speaks Malayalam, English, German, Italian and Hindi, and also knows Syriac, Greek and French.

Since ordination he has held the following offices: deputy priest and parish priest in various communities, professor and then dean of philosophy at the Saint Mary’s Malankara Major Seminary, secretary general of the major archbishopric of the Syro-Malankara Church, public relations officer, coordinator for interreligious dialogue and secretary of the permanent council.

On July 14, 2010, Bishop Naickamparambil was appointed as titular bishop of Lares and first esarch for Syro-Malankara faithful residents in the United States. At the same time, he was entrusted with the role of apostolic visitator for the Syro-Malankara faithful residents in Canada and in Europe, a role that was terminated with his appointment as eparchial bishop of Saint Mary Queen of Peace.

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