Jukka Paarma

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The Most Reverend
Jukka Paarma
Archbishop Emeritus of Turku and Finland
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Archbishop Jukka Paarma
Province Western Finland
Diocese Archdiocese of Turku
See Turku Cathedral
Installed 1 December 1998
Term ended 1 June 2010
Predecessor John Vikström
Successor Kari Mäkinen
Personal details
Born (1942-12-01) 1 December 1942 (age 74)
Lappeenranta Finland
Nationality Finnish
Denomination Lutheran
Spouse Pirjo Paarma

Jukka Paarma (born 1 December 1942 in Lappeenranta) was the Archbishop of Turku and Finland,[1] and the spiritual head of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland. He retired as Archbishop on 1 June 2010.[2]


Religious titles
Preceded by
John Vikström
Archbishop of Turku and Finland
1998 — 2010
Succeeded by
Kari Mäkinen