ASIA/KOREA - Resignation of the Bishop of Wonju, appointment of successor

Thursday, 31 March 2016

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 31 March 2016 the Holy Father accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the Diocese of Wonju (Korea), presented by His Exc. Mgr. Jacobus Kim Ji-Seok, in accordance with Canon 401 § 1 of the Code of Canon Law. The Holy Father appointed His Exc. Mgr. Basil Cho Kyu-man, Titular Bishop of Elefantaria in Proconsulari and Auxiliary of the Archdiocese of Seoul as Bishop of Wonju (Korea). (SL) (Agenzia Fides 31/03/2016)