Diocese of Incheon

Bishop Jung Shin-chul

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Auxiliary Bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chul

3, Dap-dong, Incheon, 400-090, Korea

(82) 32-765-6914

Fax : (82) 32-765-6987


Auxiliary bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chul was born on Oct. 22, 1964 in Incheon. He was ordained a priest on Jan. 29, 1993 and appointed as Auxiliary Bishop of Incheon on Apr. 29, 2010. His Episcopal ordination was on Jun. 16, 2010. Bishop Jung is vicar general of the diocese and a member of the Episcopal Commission for Social Affairs of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Korea (CBCK). He is also president of the Committee for Foreign Mission Work and Pastoral Care of Overseas Koreans of the CBCK.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Bishop William McNaughton, M.M. D.D. (1961-2002)

New office-bearers for Korean Bishops Conference

New office-bearers for Korean Bishops Conference The new office bearers were elected during the Autumn General Assembly of the CBCK held at the Emmaus Center of the CBCK in Jeju from October 27 to 31.