Sister Maria Cho

Sister Maria Cho

Sr. Maria Cho, was born on 11 November 1956 in the town of Kwang-Ju in South Korea. Her civilian name is Duck-Lim Cho. It is in this great rebellious city of the South-West of the peninsula (at the center of the revolt against the military regime over thirty years...
Sister Margie Cheong

Sister Margie Cheong

Sister Margie Cheong has devoted herself to providing the best opportunities for education to the poor children of our world. Born on 1963 in Milyang-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea, she found her vocation at an early age and eventually joined the Sisters of Mary...
Sister Elena Belarmino

Sister Elena Belarmino

Her civil name is Elena Grengia Belarmino. Sister Elena was born on 24 July 1955 in Badian on the West Coast of the island of Cebu, the Philippines. She comes from a family of teachers. Her mother lives in Cebu, and her father died a long time ago. Sister Elena has a...

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