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.
The Apostolic Prefecture of Yixian is a Latin Catholic missionary pre-diocesan jurisdiction in the PR China, near Beijing and Baoding.
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