Daily Archives: January 3, 2019

HONG KONG BISHOP MOST REVEREND MICHAEL YEUNG MING-CHEUNG’S DEMISE – Bishop Stephen Lee extends condolences

The Most Reverend Michael YEUNG Ming-cheung (楊鳴章), Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong, passed away due to liver failure in Canossa (Caritas) Hospital at 1:30 PM on 3 January 2019. He was 73. Born on 1 December 1945 in Shanghai, he was ordained priest on 10 June 1978. Consecrated bishop on 30 August 2014, he succeeded Cardinal John Tong as 9th bishop of Hong Kong.