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Diocese of

Parañaque

Philippines Philippines

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 127 km²

Population: 1,397,191 Catholics (80.1% of 1,743,970 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Manila

Neighbouring Dioceses: Imus (↙), Manila (↑), Pasig (↗), San Pablo (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 50 parishes, 2 missions, 180 priests (67 diocesan, 113 religious), 930 lay religious (294 brothers, 636 sisters), 12 seminarians (2015)

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History

Papal Visits


Special Churches

Imus (↙), Manila (↑), Pasig (↗), San Pablo (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2002.12.07 – ...):Bishop Jesse Eugenio Mercado (66)Bishop Jesse Eugenio Mercado (66)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Parañaque (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jesse Eugenio Mercado (66)Bishop Jesse Eugenio Mercado (66)Permalink
(2002.12.07 – ...)

Bishop of Parañaque (Philippines)

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Born:1951.06.06 (Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1977.03.19
Consecrated Bishop:1997.03.31

Titular Bishop of Talaptula (1997.02.25 – 2002.12.07)

Auxiliary Bishop of Manila (Philippines) (1997.02.25 – 2002.12.07)

Bishop of Parañaque (Philippines) (2002.12.07 – ...)


as of 2017.10.16

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