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Bishop Bernard Taiji Katsuya was born on Dec. 2, 1955.He was ordained priest on Apr. 29, 1986.He was appointed bishop of Sapporo,on Jun. 22, 2013.He was ordained bishop of Sapporo on Oct. 14, 2013.
The diocese had been vacant since the retirement of Bishop Peter Toshio Jinushi in November 2009.