Bishop Emeritus,Cardinal John Tong Hon


 

Born in Hong Kong 31 July 1939;
Ordained priest 6 January 1966;
Appointed Vicar General of the Diocese 1992;
Episcopal ordination 9 December 1996;
Appointed Coadjutor Bishop of Hong Kong 30 January 2008;
Installed as Bishop of Hong Kong 15 April 2009;
Appointment as Cardinal announced by Pope Benedict XVI 6 January 2012;
Elevated a Cardinal 18 February 2012.