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Archbishop John Shan-chuan Hung
Archbishop John Shan-chuan  Hung
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Archbishop John Shan-chuan Hung
Archbishop's Office 94, Loli Road, Taipei, Taiwan P.C. 10679
+886-2-2737-1311
Fax :+886-2-2737-3710
[email protected]

Archbishop John Hung Shan-chuan was born on Penghu Island on Nov. 20, 1943. He was baptized in 1962 while in high school. He entered the Society of the Divine Word and was ordained a priest in the Philippines on Jun. 23, 1973. He was ordained as the bishop of Chiayi on Feb. 28, 2006. Pope Benedict XVI appointed him Archbishop of Taipei on Nov. 9, 2007 and he later was installed on Nov. 25, the same year.

Bishop Hung is the president of the Chinese Regional Bishops' Conference in Taiwan and the president of the bishops' Commissions of Evangelization, Education and Culture, and Pastoral - Health Care.
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