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Seniority by Priestly Ordination


Ordained
Priest
YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
21 Dec 1951 Bishop Raymond Ken’ichi TanakaBishop Emeritus of Kyōto
19 Mar 1957 Bishop Peter Takaaki HirayamaBishop Emeritus of Oita
20 Mar 1960 Bishop Peter Toshio JinushiBishop Emeritus of Sapporo
19 Dec 1964 Bishop Augustinus Jun-ichi NomuraBishop Emeritus of Nagoya
11 Sep 1966 Archbishop Alberto Bottari de CastelloApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Hungary
11 Mar 1967 Bishop Paul Kazuhiro MoriAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Tōkyō
21 Dec 1967 Bishop Berard Toshio Oshikawa, O.F.M. Conv.Bishop Emeritus of Naha
20 Mar 1968 Archbishop Leo Jun Ikenaga, S.J.Archbishop Emeritus of Osaka
4 May 1969 Archbishop Joseph ChennothApostolic Nuncio to Japan
20 Mar 1972 Bishop Paul Kenjiro KoriyamaBishop Emeritus of Kagoshima
20 Mar 1972 Archbishop Joseph Mitsuaki Takami, P.S.S.Archbishop of Nagasaki
3 Nov 1973 Archbishop Peter Takeo OkadaArchbishop Emeritus of Tōkyō
Most Junior
19 Mar 1990 Bishop Alexis Mitsuru Shirahama, P.S.S.Bishop of Hiroshima
20 Aug 1988 Bishop Paul Toshihiro SakaiAuxiliary Bishop of Osaka
29 Apr 1986 Bishop Bernard Taiji KatsuyaBishop of Sapporo
21 Mar 1986 Bishop Marcellino Taiji TaniBishop Emeritus of Saitama
15 Mar 1986 Archbishop Tarcisio Isao Kikuchi, S.V.D.Archbishop of Tōkyō
25 Mar 1985 Bishop Rafael Masahiro UmemuraBishop of Yokohama
3 Mar 1985 Bishop James Kazuo KodaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Tōkyō
21 Dec 1984 Bishop Mario Michiaki Yamanouchi, S.D.B.Bishop of Saitama
20 Mar 1984 Bishop Paul Yoshinao OtsukaBishop of Kyōto
21 May 1983 Bishop Wayne Francis Berndt, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Naha
19 Mar 1982 Bishop Dominic Ryōji MiyaharaBishop of Fukuoka
21 Mar 1981 Bishop Michael Gorō MatsuuraBishop of Nagoya

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