George Yod Phimphisan is well known as the 20th and 21st century bishop of the Catholic Church in Thailand, who was also the second bishop of the Diocese of Undon Thani in the region of Isan.
Born on January 19, 1933 in Bangkok, Thailand, he attended Immaculate Conception Seminary in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, USA to study for the priesthood and was ordained a priest on June 24, 1958. He then became a priest in the Vice Province of Bangkok until October 2, 1975. On December 12, 1975, he was ordained a bishop by Bishop Clarence James Duhart, C.Ss.R., at the Cathedral of Our Mother of Perpetual Help.
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