Peter Takeo Okada

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In this Japanese name, the family name is Okada.
Peter Takeo Okada
Archbishop of Tokyo
SeeArchdiocese of Tokyo
Appointed2000
PredecessorPeter Shirayanagi
Personal details
Born24 October 1941
Ichihara, Chiba

Peter Takeo Okada (ペトロ岡田武夫, Petoro Okada Takeo, born 24 October 1941) is a Japanese priest of the Roman Catholic Church. He is Archbishop of Tokyo.[1]

Early life[change | change source]

Shirayanagi was born in Ichihara, Chiba.[1]

Priest[change | change source]

Shirayanagi was ordained as a priest in 1973.[1]

Bishop[change | change source]

Shirayanagi was named Archbishop of Tokyo in 2000.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Catholic Bishops' Conference of Japan (BJCJ), "Archdiocese of Tokyo,"; retrieved 2013-3-19.

Other websites[change | change source]


Preceded by
Peter Shirayanagi
Archbishop of Tokyo
2000–present
Succeeded by