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Diocese of

Parañaque

Philippines Philippines

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Parañaque / Paranaquen(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Manila

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

Special Churches

Churches by City (55)

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

Present Prelates

Bishop (2002.12.07 – ...):Bishop Jesse Eugenio Mercado (71)Bishop Jesse Eugenio Mercado (71)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Parañaque (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jesse Eugenio Mercado (71)Bishop Jesse Eugenio Mercado (71)
(2002.12.07 – ...)

Bishop of Parañaque (Philippines)

Confirma fratres tuos

Born:1951.06.06 (Kalookan City, 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)

Apostolic Administrator of Antipolo (Philippines) (2002.10.26 – 2003.01.22)

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

Contact Info

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Statistics

Area: 127 km²

Population: 1,528,295 Catholics (79.5% of 1,922,993 total) (2020)

Statistics: 50 parishes, 2 missions, 640 priests (61 diocesan, 579 religious), 6 deacons, 1,402 lay religious (857 brothers, 545 sisters), 4 seminarians (2020)

Celebrations

Patron Saint: Saint Andrew

History

Papal Visits

Last updated on 2023.01.27

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