Niigata-ken 951-8106, Japan
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Archbishop Tarcisius Isao Kikuchi, S.V.D., was born in Miyako, Iwate Prefecture, on Nov. 1, 1958. He was ordained priest on March 15, 1986. Pope John Paul II appointed him on May 14, 2004 as bishop of Niigata. His episcopal ordination was on Sept. 20, 2004. On Oct. 25, 2017, Pope Francis appointed him archbishop of Tokyo.
On 16 Dec 2017, He was appointed as the apostolic administrator of Niigata.