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Territorial Prelature of

Isabela

Philippines Philippines

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Territorial Prelature

Area: 1,359 km²

Population: 126,122 Catholics (30.1% of 418,856 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Zamboanga

Neighbouring Dioceses: Jolo (↙), Zamboanga (↑)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Santa Isabel de Portugal, Immaculate Heart of Mary

Statistics: 10 parishes, 25 priests (11 diocesan, 14 religious), 39 lay religious (17 brothers, 22 sisters), 6 seminarians (2015)

Address: Bishop's Residence, Garcia Street, Querexeta Formation Center, Isabela, 7300 Basilian Province, Philippines

Phone: (062)200.74.24

History


Special Churches

All Churches (10)

Jolo (↙), Zamboanga (↑)

Present Prelates

Bishop-Prelate:vacant

Ordinaries

Prelates of Isabela (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Martin Sarmiento Jumoad (61)Bishop Martin Sarmiento Jumoad (61) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(2001.11.21 – 2016.10.04)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Ozamis (Philippines)

Fides et spes

Born:1956.11.11 (Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1983.04.07
Consecrated Bishop:2002.01.10

Apostolic Administrator of Isabela (Philippines) (2001 – 2001.11.21)

Bishop-Prelate of Isabela (Philippines) (2001.11.21 – 2016.10.04)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Ozamis (Philippines) (2016.10.04 – ...)

Archbishop Martin Sarmiento Jumoad (61)Fr. Martin Sarmiento Jumoad (61) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2001 – 2001.11.21)

Archbishop Romulo Tolentino de la Cruz (71)Bishop Romulo Tolentino de la Cruz (71) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1989.01.28 – 2001.01.08)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Zamboanga (Philippines)

Crescere in plebem suam

Born:1947.06.24 (Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1972.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:1988.03.16

Coadjutor Bishop-Prelate of Isabela (Philippines) (1987.12.17 – 1989.01.28)

Bishop-Prelate of Isabela (Philippines) (1989.01.28 – 2001.01.08)

Coadjutor Bishop of San Jose de Antique (Philippines) (2001.01.08 – 2002.03.16)

Bishop of San Jose de Antique (Philippines) (2002.03.16 – 2008.05.14)

Bishop of Kidapawan (Philippines) (2008.05.14 – 2014.03.15)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Zamboanga (Philippines) (2014.03.15 – ...)

Bishop José María Querejeta Mendizábal, C.M.F.Permalink
(1963.10.24 – 1989.01.28)

Born:1921.12.10 (Spain)
Ordained Priest:1946.06.09
Consecrated Bishop:1964.01.25
Died:1997.09.26 († 75)

Bishop-Prelate of Isabela (Philippines) (1963.10.24 – 1989.01.28)

Titular Bishop of Eressus (1963.10.24 – 1997.09.26)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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