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- Bishop Gregory V. Palmer

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BISHOP HEE-SOO JUNG ASSIGNED TO THE OHIO EPISCOPAL AREA
13 July, 2024
BISHOP HEE-SOO JUNG ASSIGNED TO THE OHIO EPISCOPAL AREA Bishop Hee-Soo Jung has been assigned to The Ohio Episcopal Area which includes the East and West Ohio Conferences. His assignment will begin September 1, 2024. Bishop Jung is the resident bishop in the Wisconsin Annual Conference and has served in this role since September of 2012. He played a key role in Wisconsin’s Imagine No Malaria Campaign, which raised more than $1 million. Prior to leading the Wisconsin Conference UMC, Bishop Jung served eight years as bishop of the Northern Illinois Conference (Chicago area). He was ins…
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BISHOP HEE-SOO JUNG ASSIGNED TO THE OHIO EPISCOPAL AREA Bishop Hee-Soo Jung has been assigned to The Ohio Episcopal Area which includes the East a…

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Whether you’re close to retirement or just wondering how health care works for people in that life stage, you will benefit from this overview of Medi…

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The North Central Jurisdiction (NCJ) will meet in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, July 10-13, 2024, with the theme "Lift Every Voice." The NCJ is comprise…

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