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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  • Daughters of St. Francis de Sales : D.S.F.S.
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  • Daughters of the Heart of Mary : D.H.M.
  • Franciscan Hospitaller Sisters of the Immaculate Conception : F.H.I.C.
  • Franciscan Missionaries of Christ the King : F.M.C.K.
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  • Sacrament and of Charity :A.A.S.C.
  • Salesian Missionaries of Mary Immaculate : S.M.M.I.
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  • Sisters of Our Lady of Fatima : F.S.
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  • Sisters of the Little Flower of Bethany : B.S.
  • Society of Jesus, Mary & Joseph : J.M.J.
  • Society of St. Ursula : U. S.
  • Society of the Helpers of Mary : S.H.M.
  • Sons and Daughters of the Immaculate Heart of Our Lady of the Epiphany - Miles Jesu : M.J.
  • Ursuline Franciscan Sisters : U.F.S.
  • Ursulines of Mary Immaculate : U.M.I.

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