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 December 1, 1998
Term ended June 1, 2010
Predecessor John Vikström
Successor Kari Mäkinen
Personal details
Born (1942-12-01) December 1, 1942 (age 74)
Lappeenranta Finland
Nationality Finnish
Denomination Lutheran
Spouse Pirjo Paarma

Jukka Paarma (born December 1, 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 June 1, 2010.[2]


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