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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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P.O. Box 6, Mullipadi P.O.,
B.K. Pudur SO, Dindigul-624005,
Tamil Nadu, India

Phone: (0451)241.15.51
Fax :241.15.65
Email: [email protected], [email protected]

Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Thomas Paulsamy as new bishop of Dindigul, while making the diocese a suffragan of Madurai metropolitan archdiocese.

This ecclesiastical provision was made public in Rome on April 11, 2016.

Bishop Paulsamy was born in N. Poolampatty in the diocese of Tiruchirapalli on Aug. 2, 1951. He completed his philosophical and theological studies at St. Paul’s Seminary in Tiruchirapalli, and was ordained priest on May 25, 1977, for the diocese of Tiruchirapalli.

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