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Diocese of

Surigao

Philippines Philippines

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 3,739 km²

Population: 607,000 Catholics (93.8% of 647,000 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Cagayan de Oro

Neighbouring Dioceses: Maasin (↖), Borongan (↑), Tandag (↘), Butuan (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: San Nicolas de Tolentino

Statistics: 32 parishes, 54 priests (32 diocesan, 22 religious), 56 lay religious (22 brothers, 34 sisters), 49 seminarians (2014)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2001.04.21 – ...):Bishop Antonieto Dumagan Cabajog (60)Bishop Antonieto Dumagan Cabajog (60)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Surigao (Roman Rite)

Bishop Antonieto Dumagan Cabajog (60)Bishop Antonieto Dumagan Cabajog (60)Permalink
(2001.04.21 – ...)

Bishop of Surigao (Philippines)

Cum infirmor potens sum

Born:1956.05.10 (Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1981.04.09
Consecrated Bishop:1999.03.16

Titular Bishop of Reperi (1999.01.13 – 2001.04.21)

Auxiliary Bishop of Cebu (Philippines) (1999.01.13 – 2001.04.21)

Bishop of Surigao (Philippines) (2001.04.21 – ...)

Bishop Miguel C. Cinches, S.V.D.Permalink
(1973.01.10 – 2001.04.21)

Born:1932.02.07 (Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1961.10.22
Consecrated Bishop:1973.03.24
Died:2010.04.12 († 78)

Bishop of Surigao (Philippines) (1973.01.10 – 2001.04.21)

Bishop Charles Van den Ouwelant, M.S.C.Permalink
(1955.03.23 – 1973.01.10)

Born:1911.07.03 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1936.08.10
Consecrated Bishop:1955.06.21
Died:2003.08.22 († 92)

Bishop of Surigao (Philippines) (1955.03.23 – 1973.01.10)

Bishop Giovanni Vrakking, M.S.C.Permalink
(1940.05.25 – 1953.12.12)

Born:1886.12.27 (Netherlands)
Ordained Priest:1911.08.13
Consecrated Bishop:1940.09.21
Died:1961.01.29 († 74)

Bishop of Surigao (Philippines) (1940.05.25 – 1953.12.12)

Titular Bishop of Cedamusa (1953.12.12 – 1961.01.29)


as of 2016.12.03

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