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Diocese of

Kagoshima 鹿児島

Japan Japan

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 9,166 km²

Population: 8,971 Catholics (0.5% of 1,646,757 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Nagasaki 長崎

Neighbouring Dioceses: Naha 那覇 (↙), Fukuoka 福岡 (↑), Oita 大分 (↗)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 71 parishes, 44 priests (26 diocesan, 18 religious), 6 deacons, 158 lay religious (22 brothers, 136 sisters), 5 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches

All Churches (31)

Naha 那覇 (↙), Fukuoka 福岡 (↑), Oita 大分 (↗)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2018.07.07 – ...):Bishop Francis Xavier Hiroaki Nakano (67)Bishop Francis Xavier Hiroaki Nakano (フランシスコ・ザビエル中野裕明師) (67)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Kagoshima 鹿児島 (Roman Rite)

Bishop Francis Xavier Hiroaki Nakano (67)Bishop Francis Xavier Hiroaki Nakano (フランシスコ・ザビエル中野裕明師) (67)Permalink
(2018.07.07 – ...)

Bishop of Kagoshima 鹿児島 (Japan)

Born:1951.04.15 (Japan)
Ordained Priest:1978.04.02
Consecrated Bishop:2018.10.08

Bishop of Kagoshima 鹿児島 (Japan) (2018.07.07 – ...)

Bishop Paul Kenjiro Koriyama (76)Bishop Paul Kenjiro Koriyama (パウロ郡山健次郎) (76)Permalink
(2005.12.03 – 2018.07.07)

Bishop emeritus of Kagoshima 鹿児島 (Japan)

それでも 喜び・希望・感謝 / Joy, hope, gratitude

Born:1942.08.20 (Japan)
Ordained Priest:1972.03.20
Consecrated Bishop:2006.01.29

Bishop of Kagoshima 鹿児島 (Japan) (2005.12.03 – 2018.07.07)

Bishop Paul Shinichi Itonaga (パウロ糸永真一)Permalink
(1969.11.15 – 2005.12.03)

Born:1928.07.23 (Japan)
Ordained Priest:1952.09.14
Consecrated Bishop:1970.01.18
Died:2016.12.10 († 88)

Bishop of Kagoshima 鹿児島 (Japan) (1969.11.15 – 2005.12.03)

Bishop Joseph Asajirō Satowaki (ヨゼフ里脇浅次郎) (later Cardinal)Permalink
(1955.02.25 – 1968.12.19)

Lætentur insulæ multæ

Born:1904.02.01 (Japan)
Ordained Priest:1932.12.17
Consecrated Bishop:1955.05.03
Created Cardinal:1979.06.30
Died:1996.08.08 († 92)

Apostolic Administrator of Formosa Island 台灣 (Taiwan) (1941.04.02 [1941.04.02] – 1948.03.05)

Bishop of Kagoshima 鹿児島 (Japan) (1955.02.25 – 1968.12.19)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Nagasaki 長崎 (Japan) (1968.12.19 – 1990.02.08)

President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Japan (1978 – 1983)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria della Pace (1979.06.30 – 1996.08.08)

Prefects Apostolic of Kagoshima 鹿児島 (Roman Rite)

Fr. Francis Xavier Ichitaro Ideguchi (フランシスコ出口一太郎)Permalink
(1940.06.10 – 1955)

Born: (Japan)
Died:1955

Apostolic Administrator of Miyazaki 宮崎 (Japan) (1940 – 1945.11.18)

Prefect Apostolic of Kagoshima 鹿児島 (Japan) (1940.06.10 – 1955)

Archbishop Paul Aijirô Yamaguchi (パウロ山口愛次郎)Permalink
(1936 – 1940.06.10)

Born:1894.07.14 (Japan)
Ordained Priest:1923.12.24
Consecrated Bishop:1937.11.07
Died:1976.09.25 († 82)

Prefect Apostolic of Kagoshima 鹿児島 (Japan) (1936 – 1940.06.10)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Nagasaki 長崎 (Japan) (1937.09.15 – 1959.05.14)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Nagasaki 長崎 (Japan) (1959.05.14 – 1968.12.19)

Titular Archbishop of Massa Lubrense (1968.12.19 – 1971.02.04)

Fr. Egide Marie Roy (エジド・ロア), O.F.M.Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1929.05.11 – 1936)


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