Bishops Details

Bishop James Chan Soon Cheong

Bishop Emeritus,DIOCESE OF MELAKA-JOHOR

Address

Graceville
c/o MAJODI Centre
2101 Jalan Masai Plentong,
81750 Masai Johor

Contact Details

Telephone : 07-3871121,019-7151700(H/P)
Fax : 07-3872498
Email : bpjchan@pc.jaring.my
Website : http://www.majodi.org/v3/

Event
Date
Date of Birth :
26-07-1926
Ordained as Priest :
09-08-1959
Appointed Bishop :
22-12-1972
Ordained Bishop :
08-06-1973
Retired :
10-12-2001
 

Brief History

Bishop James Chan Soon Cheong was born on July 26, 1926, in Selama. He was ordained a priest on Aug. 9, 1959. He was appointed Bishop of Melaka-Johor on Dec. 22, 1972. His Episcopal ordination took place on June 8, 1973. He retired at the age of 75 years on Dec. 10, 2001.