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Diocese of

Urdaneta

Philippines Philippines

Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Urdaneta / Urdaneten(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Lingayen–Dagupan

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

Special Churches

Churches by City (27)

Lingayen–Dagupan (←), Baguio (↑), Bayombong (↗), San Jose de Nueva Ecija (→), Tarlac (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2005.09.21 – ...):Bishop Jacinto Agcaoili Jose (71)Bishop Jacinto Agcaoili Jose (71)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Urdaneta (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jacinto Agcaoili Jose (71)Bishop Jacinto Agcaoili Jose (71)Permalink
(2005.09.21 – ...)

Bishop of Urdaneta (Philippines)

Servus tuus in æternum

Born:1950.10.29 (Laoag City, Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1975.06.29
Consecrated Bishop:2005.11.26

Bishop of Urdaneta (Philippines) (2005.09.21 – ...)

Bishop Jesus Castro GalangPermalink
(1991.12.07 – 2004.09.16)

Ut diligatis invicem

Born:1932.12.25 (Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1962.03.17
Consecrated Bishop:1987.07.04
Died:2004.09.16 († 71)

Titular Bishop of Thibiuca (1987.05.23 – 1991.12.07)

Auxiliary Bishop of San Fernando (Philippines) (1987.05.23 – 1991.12.07)

Bishop of Urdaneta (Philippines) (1991.12.07 – 2004.09.16)

Bishop Pedro G. Magugat, M.S.C.Permalink
(1985.04.22 – 1990.05.05)

Deo servire populo sufficere

Born:1925.04.14 (Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1952.12.08
Consecrated Bishop:1979.05.27
Died:1990.05.05 († 65)

Titular Bishop of Scilium (1979.04.23 – 1981.12.09)

Auxiliary Bishop of Cabanatuan (Philippines) (1979.04.23 – 1981.12.09)

Military Vicar of Philippines (Philippines) (1981.12.09 – 1985.04.22)

Bishop of Urdaneta (Philippines) (1985.04.22 – 1990.05.05)

Statistics

Area: 1,616 km²

Population: 686,341 Catholics (80.7% of 850,623 total) (2020)

Statistics: 27 parishes, 128 missions, 43 priests (39 diocesan, 4 religious), 85 lay religious (26 brothers, 59 sisters), 12 seminarians (2020)

Celebrations

Patron Saint: Immaculate Conception (December 8)

History

Last updated on 2022.09.23

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