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Diocese of

Maasin

Philippines Philippines

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 2,505 km²

Population: 714,000 Catholics (89.0% of 802,000 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Cebu

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

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 41 parishes, 1 mission, 76 priests (diocesan), 131 lay religious (1 brother, 130 sisters), 43 seminarians (2014)

Website: Link

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (1998.01.20 – ...):Bishop Precioso D. Cantillas, S.D.B. (63)Bishop Precioso D. Cantillas, S.D.B. (63)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Maasin (Roman Rite)

Bishop Precioso D. Cantillas, S.D.B. (63)Bishop Precioso D. Cantillas, S.D.B. (63)Permalink
(1998.01.20 – ...)

Bishop of Maasin (Philippines)

Born:1953.07.03 (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 2016.12.03

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