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MOST REV. PEDRO D. ARIGO, D.D.
34 cor. Taft and Sandoval Streets
5300 Puerto Princesa City
Palawan, Philippines
Tel./Fax: (048) 433-2568
e-mail: 
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Chancery

34 Cor. Taft & Sandoval Sts.
5300 Puerto Princesa City, Palawan
P.O. Box 95
Tel./Fax: 433-2568

Pro-Vicar Delegate: Very Rev. Msgr. Jose D. Delfin, PhD., P.C.
Chancellor/Secretary to the Bishop: Rev. Fr. Zoilo R. Deslate, Jr.
Oeconomus: Rev. Fr. Wilson J. Blas


Administrative Section

Presbyteral Council

Vicar Apostolic: Most Rev. Pedro D. Arigo, D.D.
Pro-Vicar/Vicar General: Very Rev. Msgr. Jose D. Delfin, Ph.D., P.C.
Chancellor: Rev. Fr. Zoilo R. Deslate, Jr.
Oeconomus: Rev. Fr. Wilson J. Blas
Episcopal Vicar-South: Rev. Fr. Jose Peniano E. Garduce, Jr.
Episcopal Vicar-North: Rev. Fr. Jesus G. Delos Reyes
Episcopal Vicar-Central: Very Rev. Msgr. Edgardo S. Juanich, P.C.
Rector: Rev. Fr. Carlos S. Vila, J.C.L.
Appointive Members: Rev. Fr. Claro J. Bautista
                                Rev. Fr. Armando R. Limsa
                                Very Rev. Msgr. Mario A. Magbanua, P. C.
Pastoral Director: Rev. Fr. Pepito I. Rollo
Finance Council: Very Rev. Msgr. Edgardo S. Juanich, P.C.
                          Rev. Fr. Wilson J. Blas
                          Atty. Dennis Socrates, Legal Adviser
                          Nanette A. Dario
                          Lettecia S. Belen
                          Judge Felomino Vergara
                          Mr. Eleodoro Perey
College of Consultors: Very Rev. Msgr. Jose D. Delfin, Ph.D., P.C.
                                 Very Rev. Msgr. Edgardo S. Juanich, P.C.
                                 Rev. Fr. Jose Peniano E. Garduce
                                 Rev. Fr. Jesus G. delos Reyes
                                 Rev. Fr. Carlos S. Vila
                                 Rev. Fr. Wilson J. Blas
                                 Rev. Fr. Pepito I. Rollo
                                 Rev. Fr. Zoilo R. Deslate, Jr.
Ministry on Liturgy, Director: Rev. Juan Felipe P. Torrecampo
Ministry on Seminary Formations and Vocations
   Director:
Rev. Carlos S. Vila
Ministry on Social Action and Special Concerns
   Director:
Rev. Armando R. Limsa
Ministry on Migrants and Itinerant People, Director: Rev. Manuel T. Sabando
Ministry on Indigenous People's Apostolate, Director: Rev. Armando R. Limsa
Ministry on Bible Apostolate, Director: Rev. Zoilo R. Deslate, Jr.
Ministry on Prisoners Welfare, Director: Rev. Nelson P. Pagayona
Ministry on Clergy, Director: Very Rev. Msgr. Edgardo S. Juanich, P.C.
Ministry on Evangelization and Mission, Director: Rev. Antonio T. Calcabin
Ministry on Catholic Education, Director: Rev. Zoilo R. Deslate, Jr.
Ministry on Catechetics, Director: Rev. Pepito I. Rollo
Ministry on Family Life Apostolate, Director: Rev. Wilson J. Blas
Ministry on Mass Media, Director: Rev. Manuel Deems G. Aston
Ministry on Health Care, Director: Very Rev. Msgr. Mario A. Magbanua, P.C.
Ministry on Ecumenical Affairs, Director: Rev. Aristotle S. Aban
Ministry on Laity, Director: Rev. Jose Peniano E. Garduce, Jr.


Organizations, Movements, Offices and Directors

Apostleship of Prayer: Very Rev. Msgr. Mario A. Magbanua, P.C.
Catholic Women's League: Most Rev. Pedro D. Arigo, D.D.
Brotherhood of Christian Businessmen and Professionals: Rev. Carlos S. Vila
Charismatic Renewal Movement: Rev. Zoilo R. Deslate, Jr.
Couples for Christ: Rev. Wilson J. Blas
Cursillo in Christianity: Very Rev. Msgr. Mario A. Magbanua, P.C.
Daughters of Mary Immaculate International:
   Very Rev. Msgr. Mario A. Magbanua
Holy Name Society: Rev. Arthur P. Alban
Knights of Columbus: Rev. Leovigildo M. Magbanua
Legion of Mary: Rev. Nilo B. Ibuyan


Present Status

Population: 

670,257

Catholics:

479,998

Area: 

1,489,655 hectares

   

Personnel  

 

Bishop: 

1

Priests: 

 

Diocesan -

50

Religious -

3

Foreign -

1

Total -

54

Sisters -

48

   

Seminaries  

 

High School -

1

College -

1

   

Seminarians  

 

High School -

65

Pre-College -

6

College -

45

Studying in the Vicariate -

116

Studying outside the Vicariate -

17

   

Diocesan Division  

 

Districts -

 

Parishes -

37

With resident pastor -

37

Entrusted to diocesan -

37

Entrusted to religious -

1

Chapels/Missions -

730

   

Educational Centers  

 

Colleges: 

 

Directed by religious -

2

Enrolment -

2,095

High Schools: 

 

Diocesan -

2

Enrolment -

730

Directed by religious -

5

Enrolment -

2,801

Elementary Schools: 

2

Enrolment -

869

Pre-Schools: 

 

Diocesan -

1

Enrolment -

198

Directed by religious -

2

Enrolment -

157

   

Sacraments & Sacramentals  

 

Baptism of Children -

17,303

Adult conversion -

677

Marriages: 

 

Between Catholics -

1,673

Mixed -

202

Deaths/Funerals -

1,077

   

Institutions  

 

Orphanages & Asylums -

2

Homes/Dormitories -

1

Retreat House/Catechetical Centers -

3

Hospital -

1

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