Licentiate in Sacred Theology from the Gregorian University in 2012, specializing in Dogmatic (Systematic) Theology
Born in Seoul, South Korea, Father Cho graduated from Rutgers
College (B.A. in Computer Science, 1997), Columbia University (M.S. in
Computer Science, 1999), and Stevens Institute of Technology (Ph.D. in
After entering Immaculate Conception Seminary, Seton Hall University in
2006 and completing a year of Pre-Theology, he continued priestly formation at
the North American College in Rome. He completed an S.T.B. (2010) and an
S.T.L. with a concentration in Dogmatic (Systematic) Theology (2012) at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, and was ordained a
priest of the Archdiocese of Newark on May 28, 2011.
Father Cho was assigned to St. Theresa Parish in Kenilworth for the
summer of 2011. He served as Parochial Vicar of St. Bartholomew the
Apostle Parish in Scotch Plains from 2012 to 2013. In Spring 2013, Fr.
Cho was appointed to the Formation Faculty of Immaculate Conception
Seminary, where he also teaches courses in Systematic Theology and serves on the Formation Faculty. In January 2015, Father Cho became Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies at Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology.