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DIOCESE

(Vicariatus Apostolicus Portus Principis)
Suffragan of Manila
Created as Apostolic Prefecture of Palawan on April 10, 1910. Elevated to Apostolic Vicariate on July 3, 1955. Renamed Apostolic Vicariate of Puerto Princesa on May 13, 2002. Comprises the City of Puerto Princesa and the Southern Municipalities of the Province of Palawan.

Apostolic Vicar
Most Reverend
PEDRO D. ARIGO, DD
Born: November 8, 1938 in Malate, Manila. Ordained Priest: December 22, 1963. Appointed Titular Bishop of Mactaris and Vicar Apostolic of Palawan: March 05, 1996. Ordained Bishop: May 18, 1996. Installed Vicar Apostolic of Palawan: June 4, 1996. Installed Vicar Apostolic of Puerto Princesa: July 21, 2002.
New Curia Building
14 Taft Street, 5300 Puerto Princesa City, Palawan
Tel.: (048) 433-2568; Fax: (048) 434-3896
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PRESENT STATUS
Population ………………602,408
Catholics…………………420,198
Area …………………8,552 kms.
Personnel:
Bishop………………………1
Priests:
Diocesan…………………29
Religious…………………13
AFP Chaplains……………4
Priests Assigned Outside……10
Priest on Study Leave………1
In Other Diocese in P.I.………2
Religious Men:
Filipino……………………2
Foreign……………………1
Seminaries:
Diocesan:
Major……………………1
Minor……………………1
Diocesan Division:
Districts………………………2
Parishes………………………35
with resident pastor……35
entrusted to diocesan……27
entrusted to religious……8
Quasi-Parish…………………2
with resident pastor ……2
Military Chaplaincies………4
Mission Territories …………2
entrusted to religious ……2
Educational Centers:
Diocesan:
Kindergarten & Nurseries:
Diocesan …………………7
Population…………301
Elementary Schools:
Diocesan…………………2
Population …………398
High Schools:
Diocesan …………………1
Population…………195
Colleges:
Diocesan …………………1
Population……………16
Religious Owned:
Kindergarten & Nurseries:......…3
Population ………………72
Elementary Schools:…………2
Population……………473
High Schools:………………3
Population…………1,540
Colleges:……………………2
P
opulation …………1,061
Sacraments & Sacramentals:
Baptism:
of children…………6,324
Adult conversion………880
Confirmations …………2,514
First Communions………3,027
Marriages:
Between Catholics......…1,061
Mixed ……………………39
Other Institution:
Homes/Dormitory……………1
Orphanage…………………2
Retreat House/Catechetical
Centers……………………2

DIOCESAN CURIA
Chancery
Vicar General: Rev. Fr. Pepito I. Rollo
Chancellor: Rev. Fr. Emmanuel P. Dormile
Oeconomus: Rev. Fr. Camilo C. Caabay

ADMINISTRATIVE SECTION
Presbyteral Council
Vicar Apostolic: Most Rev. Pedro D. Arigo, DD
Vicar General: Rev. Fr. Pepito I. Rollo
Chancellor: Rev. Fr. Emmanuel P. Dormile
Oeconomus: Rev. Fr. Camilo C. Caabay
Episcopal Vicar - Central: Rev. Fr. Jesusinio B. Panganiban, Jr.
Episcopal Vicar - South: Rev. Fr. Zoilo R. Deslate, Jr.
Pastoral Director: Rev. Fr. Juan Felipe P. Torrecampo
District Representative (South): Rev. Fr. Armando R. Limsa
District Representative (Central): Rev. Fr. Jose Peniano E. Garduce, Jr.
Seminary Formation: Rev. Fr. Armando R. Limsa
Commission on Clergy: Rev. Fr. Francisco E. Enano
Representative for Junior Clergy: Rev. Fr. Joseph Cacacha
Representative for Middle Clergy: Rev. Fr. Pedro Constancio K. Feria
Representative for Senior Clergy: Rev. Fr. Nito Bundac

College Of Consultors
Rev. Fr. Jose Peniano Garduce; Rev. Fr. Zoilo R. Deslate, Jr.; Rev. Fr. Pepito Rollo; Rev. Fr. Jesusinio B. Panganiban, Jr.; Rev. Fr. Juan Felipe P. Torrecampo; Rev. Fr. Camilo C. Caabay

Finance Council
Chairman: Most Rev. Pedro D. Arigo, DD
Members: Rev. Fr. Camilo C. Caabay; Rev. Fr. Juan Felipe P. Torrecampo

Commission On Audit
Chairman: Rev. Fr. Juan Felipe P. Torrecampo
Members: Rev. Fr. Camilo C. Caabay; Ms. Vercelita Montealto

PASTORAL - ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES AND CONSULTATIVE DIOCESAN AGENCIES
Liturgy and Worship
Chairman: Fr. Emmanuel P. Dormile
Assistant Chairman: Fr. Flor B. Manlongat
Music
Chairman: Fr. Anthony V. Almadrones
Rites
Chairman: Fr. Flor B. Manlongat
Catechesis
Chairman: Fr. Christian Sabili
Member: Sr. Annie Lumogdang, SJBP
Evangelization & Miss ion
Chairman: Fr. Rodillo D. Contridas
Clergy
Chairman: Fr. Francisco E. Enano
Ecumenism & Inter-religious Dialogue
Chairman: Fr. Camilo C. Caabay
Family & Life Apostolate-Laity-Religious Organizations
Chairman: Fr. Christian M. Sabili
Member: Sr. Cynthia Juliet B. Angalot, SJBP
Social Action & Special Concerns (IP’s-Media-Migrant-Health)
Chairman: Fr. Juan Felipe P. Torrecampo
Assistant Chairman: Fr. Jasper M. Lahan
Prison Ministry
Chairman: Fr. Nelson P. Pagayona
Youth/Vocation & Camp us Ministry
Chairman: Fr. Christian M. Sabili
Member: Sr. Argel H. Baguio, SJBP
Pastoral Director & Basic Ecclesial Program
Chairman: Fr. Juan Felipe Torrecampo
Coordinators: Sr. Emelda A. Felix, MSLT; Sr. Sylvia Salvan, MSLT
Catholic Education
Chairman: Fr. Zoilo R. Deslate, Jr.
Indigenous Peoples Apostolate
Chairman: Fr. Armando R. Limsa
Ecology
Chairman: Fr. Joseph Cacacha
Agriculture
Chairman: Fr. Jose Peniano Garduce
Women
Chairman: Fr. Juan Felipe P. Torrecampo
Christian Formation
Chairman: Fr. Christian M. Sabili
Livelihood
Chairman: Fr. Camilo C. Caabay

PARISHES AND PAROCHIAL CLERGY
Central District Parishes
Episcopal Vicar: Rev. Fr. Jesusinio B. Panganiban, Jr.
Parish Of The Imm aculate Conception Cathedral (F-1872), 34 cor. Taft & Sandoval Sts., Puerto Princesa City 5300
Tel.: (048) 433-2607
Pop.: 73,236; Cath.: 71,832
Titular: Immaculate Conception Parish - December 8
Parish Priest: Most Rev. Pedro D. Arigo, DD
Parish Rector: Rev. Fr. Juan Felipe P. Torrecampo
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Christian M. Sabili
Parish Of San Miguel (F-1994), Brgy. San Miguel, Puerto Princesa City 5300
Tel.: (048) 433-4384
Pop.: 44,400; Cath.: 37,000
Titular: San Miguel Arkanghel - September 29
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Jesus G. Delos Reyes
Parish of San Pedro (F2002), Brgy. San Pedro, Puerto Princesa City 5300
Tel.: (048) 434-5612
Pop.: 14,876; Cath.: 9,641
Titular: St. Peter the Apostle - June 29
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Jose Peniano E. Garduce, Jr.
Parish Of Sta. Monica (F-1994), Brgy. Sta. Monica, Puerto Princesa City, 5300
Tel.: (048) 434-3065
Pop.: 22,705; Cath.: 19,663
Titular: Sta. Monica - August 27
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Camilo C. Caabay
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Noel Del Rosario
Parish Of Divine Mercy (F-2008), Brgy. Sicsican, Puerto Princesa City, 5300
Tel.: (048) 434-9670
Pop.: 12,350; Cath.: 8,735
Titular: Divine Mercy -
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Jesusinio B. Panganiban, Jr.
Parish Of Saint Joseph (F-1988), San Jose, Puerto Princesa City 5300
Tel.: 433- 6890
Pop.: 39,452; Cath.: 23,636
Titular: St. Joseph the Husband of Mary - March 19
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Joaquin V. Quidong
Parochial Vicars: Rev. Fr. Eugene S. Elivera; Rev. Fr. Flor B. Manlongat
Parish Of Saint Joseph (F-1904), Iwahig, Puerto Princesa City
Pop.: 2,024; Cath.: 1,183
Titular: St. Joseph the Worker - May 1
Parish Priest & Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Jose Ruel T. Tuale
Parish Of Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel (F-2006), Inagawan, Puerto Princesa City
Pop.: 7,483; Cath.: 7,177
Titular: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel - July 16
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Samuel Eyas, OAR
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. James Dexter Tanquis, OAR
Parish Of St. Nicolas Of Tolentino (F-1978), Napsan, Puerto Princesa City
Pop.: 6,386; Cath.: 3,499
Titular: St. Nicholas of Tolentino - September 10
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Edmond G. Herher
Parish Of St. Isidore The Farmer (F-1976), Maruyugon, Puerto Princesa City
Pop.: 22,783; Cath.: 22,418
Titular: St. Isidore the Farmer - May 15
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Pedro Constancio K. Feria
Parish Of St. Ezequiel Moreno (F-1998), Macarascas, Puerto Princesa City
Pop.: 9,120; Cath.: 6,510
Titular: St. Ezequiel Moreno - August 19
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Anthony V. Almadrones
Parish Of Our Lady Of Guadalupe (F2003), Luzviminda, Puerto Princesa City
Pop.: 13,002; Cath.: 12,204
Titular: Our Lady of Guadalupe - December 12
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Roderick Deguit, OAR
Parish Of St. Nicolas Of Tolentino (F1692), Cagayancillo, Palawan
Pop.: 6,459; Cath.: 6,200
Titular: St. Nicholas of Tolentino - September 10
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Salvador C. Saturnino

Southern District Parishes
Episcopal Vicar: Rev. Fr. Zoilo R. Deslate, Jr.
Parish Of St. Therese Of The Child Jesus (F-1917), Aborlan, Palawan 5302
Pop.: 21,025; Cath.: 16,038
Titular: St. Therese of the Child Jesus - October 1
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Armando R. Limsa
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Jasper Lahan
Parish Of Sto. Niño (F-2009), Sitio Apurawan, Aborlan, Palawan
Pop.: 2,631; Cath.: 2,304
Titular: Sto. Niño - 3rd Sunday of January
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Ferdinand Bajao, SVD
Parish Of St. Rafael The Archangel Parish (F-2008), Plaridel, Aborlan, Palawan
Pop.: ______; Cath.: ______
Titular: St. Rafael the Archangel Parish -
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Gregorio Y. Ig-ig
Parish Of St. Joseph The Husb and Of Mary (F-1955), Narra, Palawan 5303
Tel.: (048) 723-0119
Pop.: 26,900; Cath.: 23,328
Titular: St. Joseph the Husband of Mary - March 19
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Pepito I. Rollo
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Tommy Nino Rodriguez
Parish Of Sto. Niño (F2001), Princess Urduja, Narra, Palawan
Pop.: 19,475; Cath.: 15,000
Titular: Sto. Niño - 3rd Sunday of January
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Francisco E. Enano
Parish Of Sta. Cecilia (F-1971), Calategas, Narra, Palawan 5303
Pop.: 21,621; Cath.: 13,986
Titular: Sta. Cecilia - Nov. 22
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Dennis F. Braganza
Parish Of Immaculate Conception (F-1965), Quezon, Palawan 5304
Pop.: 42,979; Cath.: 29,000
Titular: Immaculate Conception - December 8
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Zoilo R. Deslate, Jr.
Parish Of San Isidro Labrador (F-2003), Bgy. Quinlogan, Quezon, Palawan
Pop.: 28,500; Cath.: 20,000
Titular: San Isidro Labrador - May 15
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Diego Orcino, SVD
Assistant Priest: Rev. Fr. Dante Barril, SVD
Parish Of Our Lady Of Fatima (F-1977), Rizal, Palawan 5304
Pop.: 32,927; Cath.: 20,041
Titular: Our Lady of Fatima - May 13
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Felix Noel Dacquel, SVD
Assistant Priest: Rev. Fr. Marselinus Nagong, SVD
Parish Of Sto. Niño (F-2009), Sitio Candawaga, Sicud, Rizal, Palawan 5304
Titular: Sto. Niño - 3rd Sunday of January
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Reymond D. Rodriguez
Parish Of Sto. Niño (F-1974), Sofronio Española, Palawan 5305
Pop.: 28,550; Cath.: 12,550
Titular: Sto. Niño - 3rd Sunday of January
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Rodillo D. Contridas
Parish Of St. Joseph The Husb and Of Mary, Brooke’s Point, Palawan 5305
Pop.: 54,287; Cath.: 30,100
Titular: St. Joseph the Husband of Mary - March 19
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Antonio T. Calcabin
Parish Of Our Lady Of Lourdes (F-2009), Ipilan, Brooke’s Point, Palawan
Pop.: ______; Cath.: ______
Titular: Our Lady of Lourdes - February 11
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Joseph M. Cacacha
Parish Of Our Lady Of Fatima (F-1984), Bataraza, Palawan 5306
Pop.: 11,699; Cath.: 3,507
Titular: Our Lady of Fatima - May 13
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Edwin C. Cayabo
Parish Of Sacred Heart Of Jesus (F-1977), Rio Tuba, Bataraza, Palawan 5306
Pop.: 11,137; Cath.: 6,454
Titular: Sacred Heart of Jesus - Movable
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Nito C. Bundac
Parish Of Immaculate Conception (F-1861), Balabac, Palawan 5307
Pop.: 29,188; Cath.: 6,482
Titular: Immaculate Conception - December 8
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Willie Escalante, SVD
Assistant Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Jhonatan Letada, SVD

Quasi-Parish
St. Francis Of Ass isi Quasi-Parish, Bacungan, Puerto Princesa City
Quasi-Pastor: Fr. Emmanuel Dormile
St. Luke, The Evangelist Quasi-Parish, Aramaywan, Quezon, Palawan
Quasi-Pastor: Fr. Joseph Arvi I. Hernandez

Mission Territories
Sto. Niño Miss ion Chapel, Rio Tuba, Bataraza, Palawan
Administrator: Rev. Fr. Adrianus Usman, SVD; Rev. Fr. Rico Glenn Deuna

Prison Chaplaincy
Sto. Niño-Chaplaincy (F-1997), Montible, Puerto Princesa City
Pop.: 479; Cath.: 432
Titular: Sto. Niño - 3rd Sunday of January
Prison Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Nelson P. Pagayona
St. Isidore The Farmer-Chaplaincy, Inagawan, Puerto Princesa City
Titular: St. Isidore the Farmer - May 15
Prison Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Carmelo Borces, OAR

INSTITUTES OF CONSECRATED LIFE/SOCIETIES OF APOSTOLIC LIFE
MEN
Society of the Divine Word (SVD)
Order of the Augustinian Recollects (OAR)
Marist Brothers of the Schools (FMS)
Amigonian Fathers and Brothers (TC)

WOMEN
Missionary Sisters of the Lord’s Table (MSLT)
Augustinian Missionaries of the Phhilippines (AMP)
Sisters of Jesus Good Shepherd ‘Pastorelle Sisters’ (SJBP)
Dominican Sisters of Catherine of Siena (OP)
Compassionist Sisters Servants of Mary (CSSM)
Daughters of Mary Help of Christians (FMA)
Augustinian Recollect Sisters (AR)
Mary Mother of the Word Nuns
Sisters of Poor Claire
Daughters of St. Francis de Sales (DSFS)

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