Nicholas Cardinal Cheong Jin-Suk Nicholas Cardinal Cheong Jin-Suk
Function:
Archbishop of Seoul and Apostolic Administrator of P'yong-yang
Title:
Birthdate:
Dec 07, 1931
Country:
Corea
Elevated:
Mar 24, 2006
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Italian Dec 28, 2010
La polemica sui quattro fiumi investe la Chiesa in Corea del Sud
In un intervento il cardinale Nicholas Cheong Jin-shuk si è detto favorevole al “Progetto di recupero dei quattro fiumi”. La dichiarazione è in totale disaccordo rispetto alla posizione della Conferenza episcopale coreana, che da mesi si oppone a questo progetto. È la prima volta nella storia della Chiesa coreana che sacerdoti chiedono a un prelato di rinunciare all’incarico
English Dec 28, 2010
Priests call on cardinal to resign
English Dec 24, 2010
Priests call on cardinal to resign
English Jul 21, 2008
Cardinal Calls for Representative Politics
Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk was visited by Democratic Party Chairman Chung Sye-kyun yesterday at Seoul archdiocese church in Myeong-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul. Cardinal Cheong asked Chung to “engage firmly in representative politics at National Assembly, not politics on the streets.”
English Sept 14, 2007
Korean Catholic Church upset after cardinal's car pelted with eggs, trash
The Seoul Archdiocese expressed "deep regret" after opponents of a charnel house in the basement of a new church building threw eggs and garbage at the car of Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk of Seoul.
English Sept 05, 2007
UCAN: Korean Catholic Church rally criticizes gov’t anti-life policies
The Korean Catholic Church organized a pro-life rally Sept. 2 to express its concerns over government policies that it says have resulted in a devaluation of human life in society.
English Apr 19, 2007
Let us pray for the Virginia Tech victims
The archbishop of Seoul celebrates a memorial mass for the 32 men and women killed by Cho Seung-hui. Messages of sympathy come from Korea’s Protestant and Buddhist communities.
English Mar 20, 2007
Cardinal Cheong Hopes for 'Gracious' Next President
It's been nearly a year since Archbishop of Seoul Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk was appointed Korea's newest cardinal on March 24, 2006.
English Feb 22, 2007
Mission Asia: The Laboratory is South Korea
After the summit on China, the audience with the prime minister of Vietnam: Benedict XVI sees in the Far East the future terrain of the Church’s expansion. An interview with the archbishop of Seoul, by Sandro Magister.
English Feb 13, 2007
N Korea nuclear deal averts catastrophe
Welcoming an agreement announced in Beijing yesterday for North Korea to wind down its nuclear program in exchange for fuel relief, Seoul Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jinsuk said the deal had "averted a catastrophe of unimaginable consequences".
English Dec 28, 2006
Korea's second cardinal
Since Pope Benedict XVI appointed Nicholas Cheong as a cardinal in March, he has been solidifying his position as one of the most influential religious leaders in Korea.
English Jul 12, 2006
Cardinal urges Catholics to take better care of environment
Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk of Seoul has called on his archdiocese, in a pastoral letter, to be more environment-friendly.
Italian Jul 07, 2006
Sì alla donazione degli organi
Il Card. Nicholas Cheong, Arcivescovo di Seul: sì alla donazione degli organi, “atto di carità che garantisce la vita”
English Jun 27, 2006
Korean cardinal calls Catholic Church to face ecological crisis
The ecological crisis the world faces is one of the most important issues of today, and one that the church should take a leadership role, according to a Korean cardinal.
Spanish Apr 05, 2006
Cardenal Arzobispo de Seúl priorizará reconciliación con Corea del Norte
El Arzobispo de Seúl (Corea del Sur), Cardenal Nicholas Cheong, pidió a los católicos del país “rezar por Corea del Norte para que los hermanos en aquella tierra puedan vivir felices, gracias a la mirada de la Divina Misericordia” y adelantó que priorizará la reconciliación con los norcoreanos.
English Apr 05, 2006
Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk Instated
After 37 years the name of a Korean cardinal once again rang out in St. Peter's Square. When Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk’s name was read, the Koreans who had made the pilgrimage there for the historic day erupted into applause.
Italian Apr 05, 2006
“Per tutti i coreani, Giovanni Paolo II è già santo”
Il neo-porporato ricorda ad AsiaNews il “grande onore” che il defunto Pontefice ha fatto “a tutto il popolo coreano” con le sue due visite pastorali alla penisola. Card. Kim: “Ci ha sempre trattato come amici, standoci vicino e pregando anche per i nostri fratelli nel Nord”.
English Apr 04, 2006
Cardinal Wants to Host Youth Day in Korea
Seoul's new cardinal has proposed the Korean peninsula as a candidate to host a World Youth Day.
English Apr 03, 2006
New Cardinal Hopes to Bring Mass Youth Event to Korea
Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk, the archbishop of Seoul, says he will throw his weight behind Korea's bid to host World Youth Day, one of the biggest events organized by the Roman Catholic Church.
English Apr 03, 2006
New Cardinal Hopes to Host World Youth Day
Korea’s new Cardinal Cheong Jin-suk on Thursday said he wants to host the World Youth Day, a global event organized by the Roman Catholic Church, but providing translators for the event which draws hundreds of thousands of people from around the world is the biggest problem.
Italian Apr 03, 2006
Da Seul un neocardinale attivo contro la ricerca con le staminali embrionali
Uno strenuo difensore della "cultura della vita", attento al dialogo interreligioso e promotore di una capillare mobilitazione cattolica.
Spanish Mar 31, 2006
Cardenal Arzobispo de Seúl priorizará reconciliación con Corea del Norte
El Arzobispo de Seúl (Corea del Sur), Cardenal Nicholas Cheong, pidió a los católicos del país “rezar por Corea del Norte para que los hermanos en aquella tierra puedan vivir felices, gracias a la mirada de la Divina Misericordia” y adelantó que priorizará la reconciliación con los norcoreanos.
English Mar 31, 2006
Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk Instated
After 37 years the name of a Korean cardinal once again rang out in St. Peter's Square. When Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk’s name was read, the Koreans who had made the pilgrimage there for the historic day erupted into applause.
English Mar 11, 2006
Cardinal Cheong heads for Rome
New Korean Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin suk yesterday flew to Rome to attend official investiture ceremonies slated for later this month at the Papal court.
Italian Mar 06, 2006
La riconciliazione con “i fratelli in Corea del Nord” è una priorità pastorale
Essere “sale, luce, lievito nella società coreana”; operare in favore dei poveri, degli esclusi, degli emarginati; essere strumento di riconciliazione, specialmente “verso i fratelli della Corea del Nord”: sono i punti principali dell’esortazione rivolta ai fedeli dell’Arcidiocesi di Seul dl Cardinale eletto Nicholas Cheong, in una Santa Messa celebrata di recente nella Cattedrale.
German Mar 04, 2006
Neuer Kardinal hält Papstbesuch in Korea für ,undenkbar’
Grund dafür ist Nordkorea, „das noch heute Priestern jeglicher Nationalität einen ständigen Aufenthalt im Land verweigert“, sagte Erzbischof Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk.
English Mar 01, 2006
Cardinal Demands NK Admit Priests
Korea’s second cardinal, Cheong Jin-suk, Monday suggested that Pope Benedict XVI would not visit North Korea as long as North Korea disallow dispatch of Catholic priests to the Communist nation.
English Feb 28, 2006
New Korean cardinal
It is good news not only for Roman Catholics but for all Koreans that Pope Benedict XVI has appointed Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk, archbishop of Seoul, a new cardinal. It is the Vatican's rightful recognition of the 4.5 million faithful here and the importance of their role in the church.
English Feb 28, 2006
Cardinal Wants to Bring Two Koreas Together
Rev. Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk, expressed his gratitude to God and all who had prayed for the appointment of a second Korean cardinal in his first Mass as cardinal at the Myondong Catholic Cathedral in Seoul on Sunday.
English Feb 25, 2006
A cardinal medal for faith's defender
Cardinal Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk, who this week was named a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, wastes no time in cutting through to the important stuff: The first page of his book, "Seeing God through Understanding the Universe," asks the Big Question: where did man come from?
English Feb 24, 2006
Seoul archbishop to be named 2nd Korean cardinal
Pope Benedict XVI has named Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk, the archbishop of Seoul, as Korea's second cardinal in the Roman Catholic Church hierarchy, joining Stephen Kim Sou-hwan as one of the church's senior leaders.
English Feb 24, 2006
South Korean Catholics rejoice at naming of Korean cardinal
South Korean Catholics rejoiced Wednesday after Nicolas Cheong Jin-suk became only the second Korean to be named cardinal since the religion was introduced to the country two centuries ago.
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