February 27, 2020 8:43 am

Mother Juliana Tatara, prioress of Sujong (diocese of Masan, Republic of Korea) since 2014, having reached the age of retirement mentioned in ST 40.A of the Constitutions, presented her resignation to the Abbot General. With the consent of his Council, the Abbot General accepted the resignation which became effective on February 1, 2020.

On February 27, 2020, the Community of Sujong elected as Titular Prioress for a six year term, Sister Emmanuel Hong.

Mother Emmanuel was born in 1966 in Jeju (Republic of Korea), entered Sujong in 1994 and made solemn profession in 2001. At the time of her election, she was Subprior of the community.