Denomination: Roman Catholic
Willem Jacobus Eijk
Eijk, Willem Jacobus was born on June 22, 1953 in Duivendrecht, The Netherlands. Son of Dirk and Johanna (Baden) Eijk.
Assistant physician University Amsterdam, 1978-1979. Assistant parish priest Parish Church St. Anthony Padua, Blerick, Holland, 1985-1987. Professor moral theology Major Seminary Diocese Roemond, Holland, 1990-1999.
Bishop of Groningen, The Netherlands, since 1999. Prefect of studies Major Seminary Diocese Roermond, 1991-1997. Member council advice Nederlands Artsen Verbond, 1991-2000.
Member directive committee Juristen Vereniging Pro Vita, Holland, 1992-1998. President Foundation Medical Ethics, Maastricht, Holland, since 1993, Medo International Academy Institute Studies Marriage and Family, Kerkrade, Holland, 1994-1996. Professor moral theology faculty of theology Lugano, Switzerland, 1997-1999.
Member International Theological Commission, Rome, since 1997.
Born June 22, 1953
1978 - 1979
1985 - 1987
1990 - 1999