Roman Catholic Diocese of Daejeon
Diocese of Daejeon
|Territory||Daejeon, Sejong and South Chungcheong|
|Area||9,190 km2 (3,550 sq mi)|
- Catholics (including non-members)
|(as of 2017)|
|Sui iuris church||Latin Church|
|Established||June 23, 1958 (64 years ago)|
|Cathedral||Cathedral of St. Joseph the Worker in Daejeon|
|Patron saint||Our Lady of Lourdes|
|Bishop||Augustinus Kim Jong Soo|
|Auxiliary Bishops||Stephanus Han Jung-hyun|
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Daejeon (Latin: Dioecesis Taeieonensis, Hangul: 천주교 대전교구) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Catholic church in South Korea. It is the diocese for Daejeon, South Korea. Augustinus Kim Jong-soo has been appointed its bishop; Stephanus Han Jung-hyun is auxiliary bishop.
- Apostolic Vicars of Daijeon
- Adrien-Joseph Larribeau, M.E.P. (1958–1962)
- Bishops of Daejeon
- Adrien-Joseph Larribeau, M.E.P. (1962–1965)
- Peter Hwang Min Syeng (1965–1984)
- Joseph Kyeong Kap-ryong (1984–2005)
- Lazarus You Heung-sik (2005–2021)
- Augustinus Kim Jong-soo (2022–present)
- Lazarus You Heung-sik (2003–2005)
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