Jl. Pandanaran 13,
Semarang 50244 [Jawa],
Phone: (024) 8312276
Fax :(024) 8414741
Email: [email protected]
Pope Francis on March 18, 2017 named Father Robertus Rubiyatmoko as the new bishop of Archdiocese of Semarang in Central Java. He was ordained on May 19, 2017.
He was judicial vicar and formator of the archdiocesan major seminary at the time of his appointment as the new archbishop.
The archdiocese has been vacant Archbishop Johannes Pujasumarta died on November 10, 2015.
Born in Sleman, 10 Oct., 1963, Bihsop Rubiyatmoko completed studies St. Peter Canisius Minor Seminary of Mertoyudan and at Pontifical Faculty of Yogakarta and was ordained a priest on 12 August, 1992 for Semarang Archdiocese
Soon after ordination, he began as Assistant parish priest of Santa Maria Assumpta Church in Pakem.
But left for Rome in 1993 for four years where he obtained Graduation in Canon Law from the Pontifical Gregorian University.
One his return he worked as Professor of Canon Law at the Pontifical Faculty of Theology Wedabhakti in Yogyakarta and formator at St. Paul’s Major Seminary of Yogyakarta.
He was also Vice president of the Pontifical Faculty of Theology Wedabhakti, Yogyakarta and Judicial Vicar of Semarang Archdiocese.