ASIA/KOREA - Resignation of the Archbishop of Seoul, Cardinal Andrew Yeom Soo-jung, and appointment of his successor

Thursday, 28 October 2021

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - The Holy Father Francis has accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Seoul (Korea) presented by His Eminence Cardinal Andrew Yeom Soo-jung, and has appointed His Excellency Msgr. Peter Chung Soon-Taick, OCD, currently titular Bishop of Tamazuca and Auxiliary of the same Metropolitan Seat as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Seoul. (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 28/10/2021)