Diocese of Tainan

Bishop Lin

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Bishop Bosco Chi-nan Lin

Bishop's Office: 15, Changyoung Road , Sect. 2 Tainan [70143] Address of the Cathedral: Our Lady Queen of China Cathedral, 195 Kaishan Road, Tainan, Taiwan

+886-6-3275761

Fax : +886-6-2092813

ca-tainan@umail.hinet.net

Bishop Bosco Lin Chi-nan was born in Hualien County, eastern Taiwan, on May 14, 1943. He was ordained a priest on Jan. 6, 1973 in Rome, Italy. He was appointed as the auxiliary bishop of Kaohsiung on Oct. 8, 1992 and was ordained on Jan. 2, 1993. Pope John Paul II appointed him Bishop of Tainan on Jan. 24, 2004. He was installed on March 21 the same year.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Archbishop Joseph Cheng Tsai-fa (Dec. 3, 1990 - Jan. 24, 2004)
  • Bishop Paul Ch'eng Shi-kuang (June 7, 1966 - Dec. 3, 1990)
  • Archbishop Stanislaus Lo Kuang (March 21, 1961 - Feb. 15, 1966)

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