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DIOCESE

Diocesis of Dipologenes                                                                     Dipolog

Suffragan of Ozamis

Created: July 31, 1967. Erected: August 1967. Comprises
the entire Civil Province of Zamboanga del Norte and the
Cities of Dipolog and Dapitan. Titular: Our Lady of the
Most Holy Rosary. Secondary Patron: Saint Vincent Ferrer.

Bishop

Most Reverend
SEVERO C. CAERMARE, DD
Born: 22 October 1969 in Poblacion, Sibutad, Zamboanga del Norte. Ordained
Priest: April 12, 1996. Appointed Third Bishop of Diocese of Dipolog:
July 25, 2014. Ordained Bishop of Dipolog and Installed: October
30, 2014.

Bishop Emeritus

Most Reverend
JOSE R. MANGUIRAN, DD
Born: August 27, 1936 in Carcar, Cebu City. Ordained Priest: December
27, 1966. Ordained Bishop: August 19, 1987. Appointed Second Bishop
of Diocese of Dipolog: May 27, 1987. Installed Bishop of Dipolog: September
9, 1987.
Bishop’s Residence
Sicayab, Dipolog City, 7100 Zamboanga del Norte
Tel.: (065) 212-2817; 908-1776 / 3840
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PRESENT STATUS

Bishop…………………………… 1
Bishop Emeritus………………… 1
Diocesan Priests…………………83
Active in the Diocese… ……71
Active in Other Dioceses
in the Philippines: 5
On Sick Leave… …………… 2
Working Abroad on Loan…… 3
Retired Priests… …………… 2
Guest Priests:
Filipino(s)… ………………… 2
Deacon(s)… …………………… 3
Seminary & Seminarians:
Theology… …………………19
Philosophy… ………………36
Total………………………50
Secular Institutes:
Male… ……………………… 5
Female… ……………………14
Total………………………19
Religious Priests:
Filipino(s)… ………………… 2
Religious Sisters:
Filipino(s)… ………………… 9
Other Institutions:
Retreat Center(s)… ………… 1
Pastoral Center(s)…………… 1
Orphanage(s)… …………… 1
Others (Pls. Specify):
Clergy House… ………… 1
Youth Center… ………… 1
Family Life Center… …… 1
Catechetical Center……… 1
Sacrament & Sacramentals:
Baptism:
Children… ………… 16,089
Adult… ……………… 572
Confirmation…………… 8,250
First Communion……… 9,190
Matrimony:
Between Catholics…… 2,822
Between Catholics &
Non-Catholics……… 187
Deaths… ……………… 2,769
Diocesan-Owned &
Administered Schools:
Kindergarten………… 7 / 506
Grade Schools… …… 3 / 729
High Schools…………6 / 2,858
Technical/Voc. Schools:
Colleges………………5 / 7,244
Graduate Schools…… 1 / 500
Religious-Owned &
Administered Schools:
Kindergarten………… 2 / 250
High Schools………… 2 / 490
Total……………… 4 / 740
Population (Approximately)… 957,997
Catholics………………… 591,566
Area …………… 7,205.92 sq.kms.

DIOCESAN CURIA
Vicar General: Rev. Msgr. Joel S. Montederamos, VG
Diocesan Chancellor: Rev. Fr. Cesar D. Tinga
Diocesan Vice Chancellor: Rev. Fr. Leonilo A. Dagpin Jr.
Diocesan Oeconomus: Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael

ADMINISTRATIVE SECTION

The Board of Consultors
Rev. Msgr. Joel S. Montederamos, VG; Rev. Msgr. Atilano B. Tabaranza, VF; Rev. Msgr. Enrico V. Montano, VF;
Rev. Msgr. Rodrigo M. Zafra, VF; Rev. Msgr. Virgilio P. Belleno, VF; Rev. Msgr. Mamerto A. Dolera Jr., VF;
Rev. Msgr. Ranulfo M. Suarez, VF; Rev. Msgr. Edgar M. Agura, VF; Rev. Fr. Marlon E. Empeynado;
Rev. Fr. Cesar D. Tinga; Rev. Fr. Vincent Ocellus A. Magale; Rev. Fr. Ramil D. Corong
Presbyteral Council
Chairman: Most Rev. Severo C. Caermare, DD
Ex Officio Members: '
Rev. Msgr. Joel S. Montederamos - VG & Seminary Rector;
Rev. Msgr. Atilano B. Tabaranza, VF - CASIGATURGUOLFIL;
Rev. Msgr. Enrico V. Montano, VF - DABARISILAPO;
Rev. Msgr. Edgar M. Agura, VF - LABGUKAPA;
Rev. Msgr. Rodrigo M. Zafra, VF - POPIMUSOSAN;
Rev. Msgr. Mamerto A. Dolera Jr., VF - SIASINSIABA;
Rev. Msgr. Virgilio P. Belleno, VF - KAROMADALSI;
Rev. Msgr. Ranulfo M. Suarez, VF - SALITAMGO;
Rev. Fr. Marlon E. Empeynado - Moderator BASIOSISIMA;
Rev. Fr. Cesar D. Tinga (Chancellor);
Rev. Fr. Leonilo A. Dagpin Jr. (Vice Chancellor);
Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael (Oeconomus);
Rev. Fr. Ramil de la Cruz Corong (Social Action);
Rev. Fr. Dexter M. Mangubatt (Young Clergy);
Rev. Fr. Nathaniele A. Denlaoso (Diocesan Schools, Executive Vice President);
Rev. Fr. Randy B. Tic-ing (Liturgy);
Rev. Fr. Adones B. Abapo (FLM & Vocation Director);
Rev. Fr. Dionilo B. Andog (Youth Ministry, South);
Rev. Fr. Jotham T. Pilayre (Youth Ministry, North);
Rev. Fr. Vincent Ocellus A. Magale (Pastoral Coordinator & CCD);
Rev. Fr. Patrick C. Dalangin (Prison Ministry & Media Coordinator);
Rev. Fr. Wilson B. Tumapon (IPA);
Rev. Fr. Ernesto C. Arances (Hospital Chaplain);
Rev. Fr. Mario Beltran M. Patangan (Migrants);
Rev. Fr. Wilson T. Lagare (Retreat Team Chairman)

Elected Members:
Rev. Fr. Renato S. Paluca; Rev. Fr. Wayne M. Ycalina Jr.; Rev. Fr. Elmer G. Jamarolin;
Rev. Fr. Ferdinand B. Buenaflor;Rev. Fr. Editho S. Mascardo; Rev. Fr. Ryan Agustus B. Belangoy;
Rev. Fr. Raule L. Cadungog

Vicars Forane:
Rev. Msgr. Atilano B. Tabaranza, VF - CASIGATURGUOLFIL;
Rev. Msgr. Enrico V. Montano, VF - DABARISILAPOIL;
Rev. Msgr. Rodrigo M. Zafra, VF - POPIMUSOSAN;
Rev. Msgr. Virgilio P. Belleno, VF - KAROMADALSI; R
ev. Msgr. Mamerto A. Dolera Jr., VF - SIASINSIABA;
Rev. Msgr. Ranulfo M. Suarez, VF - SALITAMGO;
Rev. Msgr. Edgar M.
Agura, VF - LABGUKAPA; Rev. Fr.
Marlon E. Empeynado - BASIOSISIMA-
Moderator
Chancery/Oeconomus Office
G/F Millennium Building Padre Ramon Street 7100 Dipolog City
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Tel.: (065) 212-2879; 908-0563
Fax: (065) 212-2879 Diocesan Staff
Finance Officer/Cashier: Mrs. Jeanet E. Conejar
Lay Chancery Staff & Central Purchasing
Agency: Mr. Cristino L. Villanueva
Catholic Cemetery Clerk: Mr. Edwin M. Villanos
Book Keeper: Mr. Ricky C. Siton; Ms. Rovelyn A. Taghap
Janitor/Maintenance: Mr. Johnny A. Requez
Working Student: Junnel Enero

PARISHES AND PAROCHIAL CLERGY
Vicariate of Saint James the Greater
(DABARISILAPOIL District)
Vicar Forane: Rev. Msgr. Enrico V. Montano, VF
Dapitan City - 7101 (C.E. 1811)
Titular: Saint James the Greater, July 25
Parish Priest: Rev. Msgr. Enrico V. Montano,VF
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Wilson B. Tumapon
Resident Priests:
Rev. Fr. Alberto A. Adaza;
Rev. Fr. Rodel J. Agodera Tel.: (065) 213-6402
Polo, Dapitan City (C.E. Oct. 1, 2011)
Titular: Saint Therese of the Child Jesus, October 1
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Randy B. Tic-ing
Parish Mobile: 0939-345-7923
Barcelona, Dapitan City 7101 (C.E. 1958)
Titular: Our Lady of Mercy, September 24
Parish Administrator: Rev. Fr. Lawrence Christopher B. Varquez
Ilaya, Dapitan City 7101 (C.E. Dec.30, 2017)
Patron: Saint Lawrence Deacon and Martyr Chapel, August 10
Parish Administrator: Rev. Fr. Wilson B. Tumapon
Rizal, Zamboanga del Norte 7104 (C.E. 1949)
Titular: Our Lady of Fatima,
September 13
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Nemesio A. Sayon
Resident Priest: Rev. Fr. Salvador P. Silim
Sibutad, Zamboanga del Norte 7103 (C.E. 1970)
Titular: Saint Anne, January 26
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Sandy T. Mallorca
La Libertad, Zamboanga del Norte 7119 (C.E. 1975)
Titular: The Risen Christ
Patron Saint: San Pedro Calungsod, April 30
Parish Administrator: Rev. Fr. Reynaldo G. Lacquio
Mobile: 0910-207-5323
Vicariate of Saint Isidore the Farmer (POPIMUSOSAN District)
Vicar Forane: Rev. Msgr. Rodrigo M. Zafra, VF Polanco, Zamboanga del Norte 7106 (C.E. 1954)
Titular: Saint Isidore the Farmer, May 15
Parish Priest: Rev. Msgr. Rodrigo M. Zafra, VF
Resident Priest: Rev. Fr. Simplicio C. Lomarda Jr. Victoria Country Homes Subdivision,
Obay, Polanco, 7106 Zamboanga del Norte
Titular: Saint Vincent Ferrer Chapel, 2nd Saturday of May
Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Artemio U. Deo
San Pedro, Polanco, Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. April 27, 2007)
Titular: Saint Vincent Ferrer Parish, April 28
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Jotham T. Pilayre
Piñan, 7105 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1967)
Titular: Immaculate Heart of Mary, August 22
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Elmer G. Jamarolin
Mutia, 7107 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1970)
Titular: Saint Francis Xavier, December 3
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Eudes D. Pañales
Sergio Osmeña, 7108 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1974)
Titular: Saint Philip Benizi, August 23
Parish Administrator: Rev. Fr. Joseph R. Baliling
Vicariate of te Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Cathedral (CASIGATURGOFIL District)
Vicar Forane: Rev. Msgr. Atilano B. Tabaranza, VF
Dipolog City 7100 (C.E. 1896)
Titular: Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary, October 7
Saint Vincent Ferrer, 3rd Saturday of May
Parish Priest: Most Rev. Severo C. Caermare, DD
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Mario Beltran M. Patangan
Parochial Vicasr: Rev. Fr. Bienvenido E. Hamoy Jr.; Rev. Fr. Wilson T. Lagare
Tel.: (065) 212-3258; 212-8420
Sicayab, Dipolog City 7100 (C.E. 1981)
Titular: Saint John Neumann, Second Saturday of January
Parish Administrator: Rev. Fr. Ramil D. Corong
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Ernesto C. Arances
Tel.: (065) 212 4893
Galas, Dipolog City 7100 (C.E. 1990)
Titular: Saint Joseph Spouse of Mary, March 19
Parish Priest: Rev. Msgr. Atilano B. Tabaranza, VF
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Allan V. Caermare
Tel.: (065) 212-3776
Turno, Dipolog City 7100 (C.E. 2000)
Titular: Our Lady of Fatima, October 13
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael
Resident Priest: Rev. Fr. Nathaniele A. Denlaoso
Tel.: (065) 212-8048 Gulayon, Dipolog City (C.E. June 13,2008)
Titular: Saint Anthony de Padua, June 13
Parish Administrator: Rev. Fr. Ian S. Cahayag
Tel.: (065) 213-5812
Olingan, Dipolog City (C.E. April 30, 2011)
Titular: Saint Vincent Ferrer, May 29
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Melvin Rey P. Ogoc
Sta. Filomena, Dipolog City (C.E. May 13, 2012)
Titular: Our Lady of Fatima, May 13
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Cesar D. Tinga
Tel.: (065) 212-1132
Vicariate of Saint Francis Xavier (KAROMADALSI District)
Vicar Forane: Rev. Msgr. Virgilio P. Belleno, VF
Katipunan, 7109 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1896)
Titular: Saint Francis Xavier, Dec. 3
Parish Administrator: Rev. Fr. Vincent Ocellus A. Magale
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Victor Brian L. Catalbas
Tel.: (065) 918-0854
Roxas, 7102 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1972)
Titular: Immaculate Conception, December 8
Parish Priest: Rev. Msgr. Virgilio P. Belleno, VF
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Teodoro E. Lagutin
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Leo R. Gilbero
Manukan, 7110 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1952)
Titular: Our Mother of Perpetual Help, August 17
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Joel P. Agad
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Norberto K. Maribong
Jose Dalman, 7111 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1980)
Titular: Saint Augustine, Aug. 28
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Patrick C. Dalangin
Parish Mobile: 0909-783-2146
Sinuyak, Katipunan, 7109 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1990)
Titular: Santo Niño, January 15
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Petronilo A. Bonita
Vicariate of Saint Joseph the Worker (SIASINSIABA District)
Vicar Forane: Rev. Msgr. Mamerto A. Dolera Jr., VF Siari, Sindangan, 7112 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1980)
Titular: Santo Niño, January 15
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Raule L. Cadungog
Sindangan, 7112 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1936)
Titular: Saint Joseph the Worker, May 1
Parish Administrator: Rev. Msgr. Mamerto A. Dolera Jr., VF
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Rafael L. Licong
Resident Priest: Rev. Fr. Dembert O. Castillon
Resident Priest: Rev. Fr. Danilo D. Alpuerto
Resident Priest: Rev. Fr. Joseph Sante A. Dolera
Tel.: (065) 224-2037
Siayan, 7113 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1975)
Titular: Saint Isidore the Farmer, May 16
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Philip Bryan G. Lumentac
Leon B. Postigo, 7112 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1980)
Titular: Saint Vincent Ferrer, April 29
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Dionilo B. Andog
Vicariate of Saint Vincent Ferrer (SALITAMGO District)
Vicar Forane: Rev. Msgr. Ranulfo M. Suarez, VF
Salug, 7114 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1961)
Titular: Saint Vincent Ferrer, April 25
Parish Priest: Rev. Msgr. Ranulfo M. Suarez, VF
Liloy, 7115 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1957)
Titular: The Assumption of Mary, August 15
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Renato S. Paluca
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Florendo C. Tubaces
Godod, Zamboanga del Norte (C.E.1998)
Titular: Our Mother of Perpetual Help, October 24
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Ronald D. Balugo
Tampilisan, 7116 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E.1977)
Titular: Our Mother of Perpetual Help, June 27
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Wayne M. Ycalina Jr.
Vicariate of Saint Vincent Ferrer
(LABGUKAPA District)
Vicar Forane: Rev. Msgr. Edgar M. Agura, VF
Labason, 7117 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1936)
Titular: Saint Vincent Ferrer, April 27
Parish Priest: Rev. Msgr. Edgar M. Agura, VF
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Esquirion A. Santisas
Patawag, Labason, Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. April 24, 2015)
Titular: Saint Vincent Ferrer, April 24
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Ferdinand B.
Buenaflor Gutalac, 7118 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E.1984)
Titular: Saint Isidore, May 17
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Jose Jeffrey B. Tagailo
Kalawit, Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. Nov. 20, 2000)
Titular: Saint Isidore, May 20
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Delio L. Talaid
Vicariate of the Holy Cross (BASIOSISIMA District)
Moderator: Rev. Fr. Marlon E. Empeynado
Baliguian, 7123 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1990)
Titular: Saint James the Greater, July 25
Parish Administrator: Rev. Fr. Sabras F. Hisula
Siocon, 7120 Zamboanga del Norte (C.E. 1951)
Titular: Holy Cross, May 3
Parish Administrator: Rev. Fr. Marlon E. Empeynado
Parochial Vicars:
Rev. Fr. Dexter M. Mangubat;
Rev. Fr. Neil O. Embol
Quasi Parish: Sirawai, Zamboanga del Norte
Patron: Santo Niño Quasi Parish
Administrator: Rev. Fr. Ryan Agustus B. Belangoy
Mission Stations: Malayal, Sibuco, Zamboanga del Norte
Patron: Sto. Niño Chapel
Administered by Siocon Fathers Sibuco, Zamboanga del Norte
Patron: San Jose Chapel
Administered by Siocon Fathers Sirawai, Zamboanga del Norte
Patron: Santo Niño Chapel
Administrator: Rev. Fr. Ryan Agustus B. Belangoy
Diocesan Clergy With No Parish
Assignment In the Diocese
Rev. Fr. Nathaniele A. Denlaoso
Diocesan Schools, Executive Vice President;
St. Vincent’s College Incorporated, 7100 Dipolog City
Rev. Fr. Rodel J. Agodera
Campus Minister/Chaplain;
St. Vincent’s College Incorporated, 7100 Dipolog City
Rev. Fr. Rodel J. Agodera
Campus Minister/Chaplain;
Rizal Memorial Institute of Dapitan, Inc., 7101 Dapitan City
Rev. Fr. Dembert O. Castillon
Campus Minister/Chaplain;
Saint Joseph College of Sindangan, Inc., Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte
Rev. Fr. Norberto K. Maribong
Campus Minister;
Saint Estanislao Kostka College, Inc., Manukan, Zamboanga del Norte
Rev. Fr. Salvador P. Silim
Vice President for Administration;
Colegio de San Francisco Javier, Inc., Rizal, Zamboanga del Norte
Rev. Fr. Simplicio C. Lomarda Jr.
School Principal;
St. Vincent’s College Incorporated Basic Education Campus, Padre Ramon St., Estaka, Dipolog City
Rev. Fr. Ernesto C. Arances
Chaplain of the Hospitals
Rev. Fr. Gonzalo T. Villamil Jr.
Associate Chaplain
Rev. Fr. Artemio U. Deo Chaplain;
Victoria Country Homes Subdivision Chapel, Obay, Polanco, Zamboanga del Norte
Rev. Fr. Danilo D. Alpuerto Chaplain;
Diocesan Shrine of the Divine Mercy, Siari Hills, Siari, Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte
Rev. Fr. Filomeno B. Cuaton
Sick Leave
Rev. Msgr. Emigdio T. Socias
Retired Priest
Rev. Msgr. Esteban C. Gaudicos
Retired Priest
Rev. Fr. Edmundo T. Layan Resident Priest
Diocesan Clergy House
Holy Trinity Garden, Sta. Filomena, Dipolog City
Tel.: (065) 212-1510
Cor Jesu Seminary
Seminary Formators:
Rev. Msgr. Joel S. Montederamos, VG;
Rev. Fr. Adones B. Abapo;
Rev. Fr. Marilino Q. Selim Jr.;
Rev. Fr. Leonilo A. Dagpin Jr.
Address: Cor Jesu Seminary P. Nicasio Patangan Road, Mibang, Sta. Filomena,
Dipolog City 7100 Zamboanga del Norte Philippines
Tel.: (065) 212-3816
Seminary Rector & Pastoral Director: Rev. Msgr. Joel S. Montederamos, VG
Prefect of Discipline & Dean of Studies: Rev. Fr. Leonilo A. Dagpin Jr.
Procurator & Assistant Spiritual
Director: Rev. Fr. Marilino Q. Selim Jr.
Spiritual Director & Vocation Director: Rev. Fr. Adones B. Abapo
Lay Faculty Members:
Mr. Fernando Adorio; Mrs. Josephine Ang; Ms. Elizabeth Porlas;
Mr. Gaudencio Diputado; Mr. Lope Canturias; Ms. Letecia Oandasan
Deacons:
Rev. Francis B. Sarita; Rev. Jun Michael M. Redera; Rev. Val Stephen G. Guantero
Outside The Diocese In the Philippines
Saint Mary’s Theologate Seminary, Gango, Ozamis City
Seminary Formator: Rev. Fr. Isagani A. Josol
Seminary Formator: Rev. Fr. Editho S. Mascardo
Saint Francis Xavier Regional Major
Seminary of Mindanao, Catalunan
Grande, Davao City, Davao del Sur
Professor: Rev. Fr. John Warren B. Maratas
Priest on Loan
Diocese of Pagadian: Rev. Fr. John F. Escobido
Guest Priests in the Diocese of Novaliches
Rev. Fr. Edgardo A. Elumba; Rev. Fr. Reynaldo M. Pardillada
Guest Priests in the Diocese of Caloocan
Rev. Fr. Octavio Bartiana; Rev. Fr. Edgar Guantero
Sick/Retired Priests: Rev. Fr. Filomeno B. Cuaton - Sick
Leave; Rev. Msgr. Emigdio T. Socias - Retired Priest; Rev.
Msgr. Esteban C. Gaudicos - Retired
Priest; Rev. Fr. Edmundo T.
Layan - Resident Priest
Diocesan Clergy House, Holy Trinity Garden, Sta. Filomena, Dipolog City
Tel.: (065) 212-1510; 917-5465
On Indefinite Leave
Rev. Fr. Gregorio B. Canonigo Jr.;
Rev. Fr. Joveniano Q. Buctuan
Outside The Philippines
USA: Rev. Msgr. Herbert S. Magaso;
Rev. Fr. Gemnoli O. Bandivas;
Rev. Fr. Joseph Kuan

PASTORAL SECTION

Diocesan Pastoral Center Sicayab, Dipolog City
Tel.: (065) 212-3678; 212-8748
Fax: (065) 212-3678
Pastoral Council And Commission Chairmen
Commission on Faith and Evangelization:
Diocesan Pastoral Coordinator: Rev. Fr. Vincent Ocellus A. Magale
Basic Ecclesial Communities Formation: Rev. Fr. Vincent Ocellus A. Magale
Biblical Apostolate: Rev. Fr. Ramil de la Cruz Corong
Diocesan Liturgy Director: Rev. Fr. Randy B. Tic-ing
Assistant Liturgy Directors:
Rev. Fr. Adones B. Abapo;
Rev. Fr. Leo R. Gilbero
Extra-Ordinary Lay Minister: Rev. Fr. Randy B. Tic-ing
Ministry on Liturgical Music: Rev. Fr. Joel P. Agad
Ministry of Lectors: Rev. Fr. Editho S. Mascardo
Ministry of Altar Servers: Rev. Fr. Leonilo A. Dagpin Jr.
Religious and Mandated Organization: Rev. Fr. Isagani A. Josol
Sacristy and Mother Butler: Rev. Francis B. Sarita
Covenanted Communities: Rev. Fr. Simplicio C. Lomarda Jr.
Catechetic Confraternity on Christian
Doctrine: Rev Fr. Vincent Ocellus A. Magale
Diocesan Mission Office: Rev. Msgr. Joel S. Montederamos, VG
Diocesan Shrine Development: Rev. Fr. Danilo A. Alpuerto
Family & Life Ministry: Rev. Fr. Adones B. Abapo
Chaircouple: Engr. November & Mrs. Alma Tabasa
Hospital Chaplaincy: Rev. Fr. Ernesto C. Arances
Inter-Faith Forum: Rev. Fr. Renato S. Paluca
Youth:
Rev. Fr. Jotham T. Pilayre (North);
Rev. Fr. Dionilo B. Andog (South)
Diocesan Exorcist: Rev. Fr. Leo R. Gilbero
Commission on Seminaries:
Seminaries: Rev. Msgr. Joel S. Montederamos, VG
Seminary Benefactors’ Association: Rev. Msgr. Joel S. Montederamos, VG
Vocation Promotion: Rev. Fr. Adones B. Abapo
Commission on Social Apostolate:
Children Ministry: Rev. Fr. Delio L. Talaid
Diocesan Good Governance Apostolate: Rev. Fr. Mamerto A. Dolera Jr.
Ecology Care: Rev. Fr. Ramil D. Corong
Health: Rev. Fr. Nathaniele A. Denlaoso
Indigenous People Apostolate: Rev. Fr. Wilson B. Tumapon
Migrant Workers Apostolate: Rev. Fr. Mario Beltran M. Patangan
Persons with Disabilities: Rev. Fr. Jotham T. Pilayre
Prison Ministry: Rev. Fr. Patrick C. Dalangin
Social Action, Justice and Peace: Rev. Fr. Ramil D. Corong
Social Communication Apostolate: Rev. Fr. Patrick C. Dalangin
Sustainable Agriculture Ministry: Rev. Fr. Ramil D. Corong
Women Ministry: Rev. Fr. Dembert O. Castillon
Commission on Temporalities:
Cemetery Management: Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael
Standardization and Cathedraticum Fund: Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael
Cultural Heritage: Rev. Fr. Patrick C. Dalangin
Organization of Parish Secretaries and Treasurers:
Rev. Fr. Cesar D. Tinga,
Rev. Fr. Leonilo A. Dagpin Jr.;
Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael
Project Committee: Rev. Fr. Melvin Rey P. Ogoc
Real State: Rev. Fr. Cesar D. Tinga
Commission on Catholic Education: Diocesan Schools,
President: Most Rev. Severo C. Caermare, DD
Diocesan Schools, Exec. Vice President: Rev. Fr. Nathaniele A. Denlaoso
Diocesan Schools Superintendent: Dr. Alfreda B. Calamba
Vice Presidents for Administration: Rev. Fr. Nathaniele A. Denlaoso (for St. Vincent’s College Incorporated);
Rev. Fr. Dembert O. Castillon (for Saint Joseph College of Sindangan, Inc.);
Rev. Fr. Salvador P. Silim (for Colegio de San Francisco Javier, Inc.);
Mr. Marvin Hamoy (for Rizal Memorial Institute of Dapitan City, Inc.);
Mr. Joviner Y. Lactam, MAED (for Saint Estanislao Kostka College, Inc.)
Vice Presidents for Academics: Dr. Rosalinda C. Baloria, EMD (for St. Vincent’s College Incorporated);
Br. Mario Ireneo B. Boco, SSHs, EMD (for Rizal Memorial Institute of Dapitan, Inc.);
Dr. Noel Galeza, EMD (for Saint Joseph College of Sindangan, Inc.);
Dr. Francisca A. Jumao-as (for Colegio de San Francisco Javier, Inc.);
Dr. Teresita F. Acopiado, Ed.D (for Saint Estanislao Kostka College, Inc.)
Vice Presidents on Finance: Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael
(for Rizal Memorial Institute of Dapitan, Inc., Saint Joseph College of Sindangan, Inc.,
Colegio de San Francisco Javier, Saint Estanislao Kostka College, Inc. and
for St. Vincent’s College Incorporated)
Campus Ministers/Chaplains: Rev. Fr. Rodel J. Agodera
(for St. Vincent’s College Incorporated and Rizal Memorial Institute of Dapitan, Inc.);
Rev. Fr. Dembert O. Castillon (for Saint Joseph College of Sindangan, Inc.);
Rev. Fr. Norberto K. Maribong (for Saint Estanislao Kostka College, Inc.);
Rev. Fr. Salvador P. Silim (for Colegio de San Francisco Javier, Inc.)
School Principal: Rev. Fr. Simplicio C. Lomarda Jr.
(for St. Vincent’s College Incorporated Basic Education Campus)
Commission on Clergy and Religious:
Deacon’s Program: Rev. Fr. Adones B. Abapo
On-going Priestly Formation Committee: Rev. Msgr. Joel S. Montederamos, VG
Association of Men/Women Religious in the Diocese: Rev. Fr. Simplicio C. Lomarda Jr.
Special Studies: Rev. Msgr. Joel S. Montederamos, VG

PASTORAL CENTERS
Diocesan Pastoral Center
Diocesan Pastoral Office
Sicayab, Dipolog City, 7100 Zamboanga del Norte
Tel.: (065) 212-8748
Pastoral Coordinator: Rev. Fr. Vincent Ocellus A. Magale
Staff:
Ms. Sheiryl Aglag,
Ms. Mayvelynm Cagatin
Diocesan Media Apostolate Center, Millennium Building, P. Ramon Street, Estaka, Dipolog City, 7100 Zamboanga del Norte
Tel.: (065) 212-2879
Fax: (065) 212-2879
Coordinator: Rev. Fr. Patrick C. Dalangin
Social Action Justice and Peace, DPC
Compound, Sicayab, Dipolog City, 7100 Zamboanga del Norte
Tel./Fax: (065) 212-3678; 212-8748
Director: Rev. Fr. Ramil de la Cruz Corong
Diocesan Youth Center, DPC Compound, Sicayab, Dipolog City, 7100 Zamboanga del Norte
Directors:
Rev. Fr. Jotham T. Pilayre (North);
Rev. Fr. Dionilo B. Andog (South)
Diocesan Shrine of the Divine Mercy,
Siari Hills, Siari, Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte
Administrator/Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Danilo D. Alpuerto
Clergy House, Mibang, Sta. Filomena, Dipolog City
In-charge:
Rev. Francis B. Sarita; Rev. Msgr. Emigdio T. Socias; Rev. Msgr. Esteban C. Gaudicos;
Rev. Fr. Filomeno B. Cuaton; Rev. Fr. Edmundo T. Layan
Tel.: (065) 212-1510; 917-5465
Diocesan Retreat House, Alvinda, Mutia, Zamboanga del Norte
In-charge: Rev. Fr. Wilson T. Lagare

EDUCATIONAL CENTERS
St. Vincent’s College Incorporated (F-1949), Padre Ramon St. 7100 Dipolog City
Tel.: (065) 212-3743; 212-2691
Fax: (065) 212-2691
President: Most Rev. Severo C. Caermare, DD Exec. Vice President, Concurrent
Vice President for Administration: Rev. Fr. Nathaniele A. Denlaoso
Diocesan Schools Superintendent: Dr. Alfreda B. Calamba
Vice President for Finance: Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael
Vice President for Academics: Dr. Rosalinda C. Baloria, EMD
School Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Rodel J. Agodera
Rizal Memorial Institute of Dapitan City, Inc. (F-1949),
Saint James the Greater Parish Compound, 7101 Dapitan City
Tel.: (065) 213-6620; 213-6606; 213-6287
President: Most Rev. Severo C. Caermare, DD
Exec. Vice President: Rev. Fr. Nathaniele A. Denlaoso
Vice President for Administration: Mr. Marvin Hamoy
Vice President for Academics: Dr. Mario B. Boco, SSHs
Vice President for Finance: Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael
School Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Rodel J. Agodera
Saint Joseph College of Sindangan, Inc.
(F-June 22, 1968), Padre Burgos Sindangan, 7112 Zamboanga del Norte
Tel.: (065) 224-2110
President: Most Rev. Severo C. Caermare, DD
Exec. Vice President: Rev. Fr. Nathaniele A. Denlaoso
Vice President for Administration: Rev. Fr. Dembert O. Castillon
Vice President for Academics: Dr. Noel Galeza, EMD
Vice President for Finance: Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael
School Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Dembert O. Castillon
Colegio de San Francisco Javier, Inc. (F-1999), Rizal, 7104 Zamboanga del Norte
President: Most Rev. Severo C. Caermare, DD
Exec. Vice President: Rev. Fr. Nathaniele A. Denlaoso
Vice President for Administration: Rev. Fr. Salvador P. Silim
Vice President for Academics: Dr. Francisca A. Jumao-as
Vice President for Finance: Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael
School Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Salvador P. Silim
Saint Estanislao Kostka College, Inc. (F-1955), Manukan, 7110 Zamboanga del Norte
President: Most Rev. Severo C. Caermare, DD
Exec. Vice President: Rev. Fr. Nathaniele A. Denlaoso
Vice President for Administration: Mr. Joviner Y. Lactam, MAED
Vice President for Academics: Dr. Teresita F. Acopiado, EDD
Vice President for Finance: Rev. Fr. Albert Anthony K. Bael
School Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Norberto K. Maribong
CATHOLIC RELIGIOUS SCHOOLS
Religious of the Virgin Mary (RVM )
Saint Mary’s Academy of Dipolog (F-1892), Padre Ramon St. Dipolog City
Directress/Principal: Sr. Ma. Annie P. Barona, RVM
Tel.: (065) 212-2262
Saint Mary’s College of Labason (F-1960), Labason, 7117 Zamboanga del Norte
Principal: Sr. Ma. Leonor Espallardo, RVM
PAROCHIAL SCHOOLS
Assumption of Mary Kindergarten School, Liloy, Zamboanga del Norte
Saint Vincent Ferrer Parochial School, Labason, Zambaonga del Norte
Director: Rev. Msgr. Edgar M. Agura, VF
Saint Joseph the Worker Kindergarten School, Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte

PAROCHIAL KINDERGARTEN APOSTOLATE CENTER
Imcon Kindergarten, Immaculate Conception Parish, Roxas, Zamboanga del Norte
Marian Kindergarten, Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, Piñan, Zambaonga del Norte
Saint Anne Kindergarten, Saint Anne Parish, Sibutad, Zamboanga del Norte
Santo Niño Kindergarten, Siari 7112 Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte

ORGANIZATIONS MOVEMENTS AND DEVOTIONS
PAnagtagbo sa mga LAyko sa Dopim (PALAD): Bro. Jerry Espinas
Knights of Columbus: Mr. Cesar Bala, Diocesan Coordinator
Daughters of Mary Immaculate: Mrs. Fortunata Lacaya
Couples for Christ: Mr. Antonio O. Maluto
Catholic Charismatic Renewal Movement: Rev. Fr. Isagani A. Josol
Coordinator: Bro. Praxides Rubia
Third Order of Franciscan Missionary
Association: Bro. Owen Mac Cafrey
Third Order of Carmel: Dr. Salome Adan Rengquijo, D.MD.
Mother Butler Mission Guild: Mrs. Mauricia T. Gonzales
Catholic Women’s League: Mrs. Gaudiosa Maligro
Catholic Faith Defender: Atty. Miguel Abas, CPA
Cross of Jesus: Mr. Expedito Olmoguez
Legion of Mary Regia Extension
Worker: Bro. Benjie J. Dael
Legion of Mary: Rev. Msgr. Esteban C. Gaudicos
Apostleship of Prayer: Rev. Fr. Isagani A. Josol
Diocesan Chairman: Mrs. Ivy Durante
Confraternity of Our Lady of Lourdes: Mrs. Gerlinda Mendoza
Perpetual Dawn Rosary: Rev. Msgr. Esteban C. Gaudicos
Coordinator: Bro. Nonon Bagaipo

INSTITUTE OF CONSECRATED LIFE/SOCIETIES OF APOSTOLIC


Public Association In The Diocesan Rite

Blessed Virgin Missionaries of Carmel (BVMC)
Pontifical Rite
Religious of the Virgin Mary (RVM)
Private Lay Social Apostolate Centers

MEN

Franciscan Penitents (FP)

Servants of the Sacred Hearts (SSHs)

WOMEN


Fiat Community

Consecrated Sisters of the Blessed Trinity (CSBT)
Franciscan Sisters of the Divine Providence (FSDP)
Franciscan Penitents (FP)
Sorores Sacrorum Cordium Jesu Et Mariae (SSCJM)
† NECROLOGY †
2016: Rev. Fr. Noel L. Saldariega