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Diocese of

Maasin

Philippines Philippines

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Area: 2,506 km²

Population: 664,430 Catholics (92.9% of 715,518 total) (2020)

Statistics: 45 parishes, 4 missions, 100 priests (91 diocesan, 9 religious), 111 lay religious (10 brothers, 101 sisters), 76 seminarians (2020)

Ecclesiastical Province: Cebu

Neighbouring Dioceses: Tagbilaran (↙), Talibon (←), Palo (↑), Surigao (↘)

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

Patron Saint: Our Lady of the Assumption

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

All Churches (48)

Tagbilaran (↙), Talibon (←), Palo (↑), Surigao (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (1998.01.20 – ...):Bishop Precioso Dacalos Cantillas, S.D.B. (69)Bishop Precioso Dacalos Cantillas, S.D.B. (69)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Maasin (Roman Rite)

Bishop Precioso Dacalos Cantillas, S.D.B. (69)Bishop Precioso Dacalos Cantillas, S.D.B. (69)Permalink
(1998.01.20 – ...)

Bishop of Maasin (Philippines)

Cantate canticum novum

Born:1953.07.03 (Langtad, Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1979.12.07
Consecrated Bishop:1995.07.12

Titular Bishop of Vicus Cæsaris (1995.05.31 – 1998.01.20)

Auxiliary Bishop of Cebu (Philippines) (1995.05.31 – 1998.01.20)

Bishop of Maasin (Philippines) (1998.01.20 – ...)

Bishop Vicente Ataviado y TumaladPermalink
(1968.06.17 – 1997.03.04)

Born:1929.10.27 (Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1954.04.03
Consecrated Bishop:1968.08.08
Died:1997.03.04 († 67)

Bishop of Maasin (Philippines) (1968.06.17 – 1997.03.04)

Former Prelates


as of 2022.07.05

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