Diocese of Takamatsu

Bishop Suwa

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Bishop John the Apostle Eijiro Suwa

Mailing Address: Bishop's House, 1-8-9, Sakura-machi, Takamatsu-shi, Kagawa-kin 760-0074, Japan

(087)831-6659

Fax :833-1484

http://www.takamatsu.catholic.ne.jp/

Bishop John the Apostle Eijiro Suwa was born on July 8, 1947, in Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture. He was ordained a priest on November 23, 1976, and was appointed Bishop of Takamatsu on March 25, 2011. His episcopal ordination was on June 19, 2011.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Bishop Francis X. Osamu Mizobe (2004-2011)
  • Bishop Francis X. Osamu Mizobe, S.D.B. (2004 - 2011)
  • Bishop Joseph Satoshi Fukahori (1977-2004)
  • Bishop Francis Xavier Eikichi Tanaka (1963-1977)
  • Bishop Paul Yoshigoro Taguchi (1941-1963 Administrator Apostolic)
  • Msgr. Modesto Perez, O.P (1935-1940 Prefect Apostolic)
  • Msgr. Tomas de la Hoz, O.P (1931-1935 Prefect Apostolic)
  • Msgr. Jose Alvarez, O.P (1904-1931 Prefect Apostolic)