Bishops of Sri Lanka

by Age

Sri Lanka
Bishop Ordinaries of Sri Lanka (20)AgeDate of
BirthAscending
Bishop Joseph Kingsley Swampillai (87)Bishop Joseph Kingsley Swampillai (87), Bishop emeritus of Trincomalee (Sri Lanka)871936.12.09
Bishop Thomas Emmanuel Savundaranayagam Emmanuel (85)Bishop Thomas Emmanuel Savundaranayagam Emmanuel (85), Bishop emeritus of Jaffna (Sri Lanka)851938.07.13
Bishop Vincent Marius Joseph Peiris (82)Bishop Vincent Marius Joseph Peiris (82), Titular Bishop of Tacarata and Auxiliary Bishop emeritus of Colombo (Sri Lanka)821941.10.11
Bishop Joseph Vianney Fernando (81)Bishop Joseph Vianney Fernando (81), Bishop emeritus of Kandy (Sri Lanka)811942.08.06
Bishop Julian Winston Sebastian Fernando, S.S.S. (79)Bishop Julian Winston Sebastian Fernando, S.S.S. (79), Bishop emeritus of Badulla (Sri Lanka)791945.01.16
Bishop Cletus Chandrasiri Perera, O.S.B. Silv. (76)Bishop Cletus Chandrasiri Perera, O.S.B. Silv. (76), Bishop of Ratnapura (Sri Lanka)761947.09.06
Cardinal Albert Malcolm Ranjith Patabendige Don (76)Cardinal Albert Malcolm Ranjith Patabendige Don (76), Cardinal-Priest of S. Lorenzo in Lucina and Metropolitan Archbishop of Colombo (Sri Lanka)761947.11.15
Bishop Justin Bernard Gnanapragasam (75)Bishop Justin Bernard Gnanapragasam (75), Bishop of Jaffna (Sri Lanka)751948.05.13
Bishop Fidelis Lionel Emmanuel Fernando (75)Bishop Fidelis Lionel Emmanuel Fernando (75), Bishop of Mannar (Sri Lanka)751948.05.20
Bishop Norbert Marshall Andradi, O.M.I. (74)Bishop Norbert Marshall Andradi, O.M.I. (74), Bishop of Anuradhapura (Sri Lanka)741949.08.30
Bishop Harold Anthony Perera (72)Bishop Harold Anthony Perera (72), Bishop of Kurunegala (Sri Lanka) and President of Bishops’ Conference of Sri Lanka721951.06.09
Bishop Joseph Ponniah (71)Bishop Joseph Ponniah (71), Bishop of Batticaloa (Sri Lanka)711952.10.12
Bishop Sampathawaduge Maxwell Grenville Silva (70)Bishop Sampathawaduge Maxwell Grenville Silva (70), Titular Bishop of Lesina and Auxiliary Bishop of Colombo (Sri Lanka)701953.09.27
Bishop Warnakulasurya Wadumestrige Devasritha Valence Mendis (65)Bishop Warnakulasurya Wadumestrige Devasritha Valence Mendis (65), Bishop of Kandy (Sri Lanka)651958.05.21
Bishop Jayakody Aratchige Don Anton Jayakody (65)Bishop Jayakody Aratchige Don Anton Jayakody (65), Titular Bishop of Mulli, Auxiliary Bishop of Colombo (Sri Lanka) and General Secretary of Bishops’ Conference of Sri Lanka651958.10.02
Bishop Christian Noel Emmanuel (63)Bishop Christian Noel Emmanuel (63), Bishop of Trincomalee (Sri Lanka) and Vice-President of Bishops’ Conference of Sri Lanka631960.12.25
Bishop Raymond Kingsley Wickramasinghe (61)Bishop Raymond Kingsley Wickramasinghe (61), Bishop of Galle (Sri Lanka)611962.08.31
Bishop Anton Ranjith Pillainayagam (57)Bishop Anton Ranjith Pillainayagam (57), Titular Bishop of Materiana and Auxiliary Bishop of Colombo (Sri Lanka)571966.09.23
Bishop Arachchige Don Wimal Siri Appuhamy Jayasuriya (55)Bishop-elect Arachchige Don Wimal Siri Appuhamy Jayasuriya (55), Bishop of Chilaw (Sri Lanka)551969.01.23
Bishop Echchampulle Arachchige Jude Nishanta Silva (53)Bishop Echchampulle Arachchige Jude Nishanta Silva (53), Bishop of Badulla (Sri Lanka)531970.05.05

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Oldest Bishops in the World

Youngest Bishops in the World

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