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DIOCESE

(Diocesis Ilaganensis)

Suffragan of Tuguegarao
Created: January 31, 1970, Erected: May 12, 1970. Comprises the entire civil province of Isabela. Titular: St. Ferdinand, May 30.

Bishop
Most Reverend
JOSEPH AMANGI NACUA, OFMCap, DD
Born: January 5, 1945 in Mankayan, Benguet. Ordained Priest: June 26,1971. Titular Bishop of Buffada. Appointed Bishop June 26, 2008. Installed as fourth Bishop of Ilagan: September 9, 2008.

Bishop’s Residence
St. Ferdinand Cathedral Compound,
“Maharlika Highway, Brgy. Upi, Gamu, Isabela
Tel.: (078) 662-1584
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PRESENT STATUS
Population………………1,552,698
Catholics…………………1,119,700
Area………………………12,556.8
Personnel:
Bishop………………………1
Priest:
Diocesan…………………39
Religious:
Filipino……………………5
Foreigner…………………1
Total……………………45
On Study Leave…………………1
Working Abroad:
USA Pastoral…………………2
Sisters:
Of Pontifical Right
Filipino………………………40
Diocesan Divisions:
Vicariates……………………5
Parishes………………………37
Chapels (barrio chapels)… 466
Shrine………………………1
Monastery……………………1
Chaplaincy…………………1
Seminaries:
Major…………………………1
No. of Seminarians:
On High School………………4
In Philosophy………………12
Theology……………………4
Sacraments:
Baptisms………………19,758
Confirmation……………3,125
First Holy Communions... 8,850
Marriage:
Catholic……………2,478
Mixed…………………129
No. of Cathechists:
Full-time……………………32
Part-time…………………623
Educational Centers:
Kindergarten…………………14
Elementary Schools…………14
High Schools…………………14
Colleges………………………2
Universities…………………1
No. of Catholic Medical
Centers/Clinics………………1
Diocesan Centers:
Pastoral Centers……………1
Social Action Centers………1
Cathechetical Centers………1
Youth Centers………………1
Retreat House………………1

DIOCESAN CURIA
Vicar General:
Chancellor: Fr. Ian Kenneth T. Mamauag
Oeconomus: Fr. Patrick Henry B. Pua
Legal Counsel: Atty. Gabriel L. Gollaba, Jr., CPA
Chancery Staff
Leonila P. Bartolome, Anabel U. Camungao, Peter M. Agraviador, Vicente Prudencio, Jr.

ADMINISTRATIVE SECTION
Board of Consultors
Chairman: Most Rev. Joseph A. Nacua, OFMCap, DD
Members: Fr. Patrick Henry B. Pua, Fr. Ingeno E. Rapadas, Fr. Herman P. Bugatti, Fr. Roseller M. Martinez, Fr. Elmer B. Lozano, Fr. Peter M. Simangan, Fr. Patrick D. Caro, Fr. Antonio I. Ancheta, Fr. Edmundo C. Castañeda Jr., Fr. Carlos J. Marquez, Fr. Ian Kenneth T. Mamauag, Fr. John Couvreur, CICM

FINANCE BOARD
Chairman: Most Rev. Joseph A. Nacua, OFMCap, DD
Members: Msgr. Marino D. Gatan, HP, Fr. Mario Jerry B. Daquiuag, Fr. Francisco U. Uanan, Fr. Patrick Henry B. Pua, Mrs. Rosario A. Lim, Mr. Cesar Guzman, Fr. Ian Kenneth T. Mamauag

PASTORAL BOARD
Chairman: Most Rev. Joseph A. Nacua, OFMCap, DD
Members: Fr. Ian Kenneth T. Mamauag, Fr. Patrick Henry B. Pua, Fr. Francisco R. Albano, Fr. Antonio I. Ancheta, Fr. Edmundo C. Castañeda Jr., Sr. Minela P. Alvarerz, RGS

Priests’ Assembly
President: Fr. Edmundo C. Castaneda Jr.
Secretary:
Association of Religious Women in Isabela
Chairperson: Sr. Minela P. Alvarez, RGS
Council of the Laity
President: Mrs. Natividad Babaran

DIOCESAN PASTORAL PROGRAMS
Coordinators
Cluster A: Worship and Liturgy
Chairman: Fr. Ian Kenneth T. Mamauag
Lectors: Fr. Ingeno E. Rapadas
EMHC: Fr. Edmundo C. Castañeda Jr.
Ministry of Service: Fr. Darwin T. Mamauag
Music Ministry: Fr. Carlos C. Villanueva
Heritage/Archives: Fr. Ian Kenneth T. Mamauag
Doctrines and Rites: Fr. Roseller M. Martinez

Cluster B: Education
Chairman: Fr. Francisco R. Albano
Members:
Bible Apostolate: Fr. Ingeno E. Rapadas
Catechetical Program: Sr. Thelma Talusan, MCST
Diocesan Schools System: Fr. Francisco U. Uanan
Youth Apostolate: Fr. Vener C. Ceperez
Family Life Apostolate: Fr. Saturnino P. Talosig Jr.
Seminary: Fr. Mario Jerry B. Daquiuag
Vocations Committee: Fr. Marshal T. Bartolome II

Cluster C: Social Apostolate
Chairman: Fr. Carlito G. Sarte
Members:
Ecology DIMAGE/COOP: Fr. John Couvreur, CICM
Migrants Apostolate: Fr. Arnold C. Sadya-as
Women’s Desk: Fr. Pedro B. Rambac Jr.
Peasants’ Desk: Fr. Herman P. Bugatti
Community Based Health Development Program (CBHDP): Fr. Jomil U. Serafica
Justice and Peace: Fr. Elmer B. Lozano
Indigenous People: Fr. Samuel dP. Salazar, OFM
Basic Eccl. Community: Fr. Antonio I. Ancheta
Alay Kapwa: Fr. Virgilio R. Velasco

Cluster D: Religious Organizations and Movements
Special Bodies: Spiritual Director
Basic Eccl. Community: Fr. Antonio I. Ancheta
Legion of Mary: Fr. Darwin T. Mamauag
Knights of Columbus: Fr. Florman R. Cabauatan
Justice and Peace: Fr. Elmer B. Lozano
Adoracion Nocturna: Fr. Francisco R. Albano
CWL: Fr. Ramon M. Navarro
Couples for Christ-FFL: Fr. John Arthur P. Bartolome
Couples for Christ-Global: Fr. Mario Jerry B. Daquiuag
DPM: Fr. Marshal T. Bartolome II
Marriage Encounter: Fr. Saturnino P. Talosig Jr.
Cursillo: Fr. Emery V. Cadiz
PREX: Fr. Angel B. Luga
CBHDP: Fr. Jomil U. Serafica
Ecology and Cooperatives: Fr. John Couvreur, CICM
Peasants Desk: Fr. Herman P. Bugatti
Charismatic Movement: Fr. Angel B. Luga
Migrants: Fr. Arnold C. Sadya-as

PARISHES AND PAROCHIAL CLERGY
Vicariate of Our Lady of the Visitation
Vicar Forane: Fr. Ingeno E. Rapadas
St. Ferdinand Parish (F-1611), Ilagan 3300 Isabela
Feast Day: May 30
Parish Priest: Fr. Edmundo C. Castañeda Jr.
Mobile: 0927-907-7728
Our Mother Of Perpetual Help Chapel, Calamagui, Ilagan, 3300 Isabela
Feast Day: June 27
Rector: Fr. Ingeno E. Rapadas
Mobile: 0928-520-2865
San Antonio De Padua Parish (F-1998), San Antonio, Ilagan, 3300 Isabela
Feast Day: June 13
Parish Priest: Fr. Saturnino P. Talosig Jr.
Mobile: 0919- 414-9566
St. Elizabeth Of Portugal (F-1998), Sta. Isabel, Ilagan, 3300 Isabela
Feast Day: July 8
Priest-in-Charge: Fr. Jhoan D. Pader, OFM
Mobile: 0905-321-1137
Our Lady Of The Visitation National Shrine, Guibang, 3301 Gamu, Isabela
Feast Day: July 2
Rector: Fr. Francisco R. Albano
Mobile: 0920-503-33110
St. Joseph The Spouse Parish (F-1896), Naguilian, 3302 Isabela
Tel.: 654-5004
Feast Day: March 19
Parish Priest: Fr. Florman R. Cabauatan
Mobile: 0917-203-5758
St. Rose Of Lima Parish (F-1738), Gamu, 3301 Isabela
Feast Day: August 23
Parish Priest: Fr. Vener C. Ceperez
Mobile: 0905-223-9977
Our Lady Of Peace Parish (F-1970), Benito Soliven, 3331 Isabela
Feast Day: August 5
Parish Priest: Fr. Arnold C. Sadya-as
Mobile: 0928-506-6659
St. Thomas Aquinas Parish (F-1957), San Mariano, 3332 Isabela
Feast Day: January 28
Parish Priest: Fr. Virgilio R. Velasco
Mobile: 0921-466-2263
St. Mary Magdalene - Palanan
Feast Day: July 22
Parish Priests:
Fr. Edwin Peter R. Dionisio, OFM
Mobile: 0927-418-7307
Fr. Bernard E. Agarpao, OFM
Mobile: 0916-232-1373
Fr. Dexter A. Toledo, OFM
Mobile: 0917-209-9845

Vicariate of the Immaculate Conception
Vicar Forane: Fr. Roseller M. Martinez
St. Paul The Apostle Parish (F-1598), San Pablo, 3329 Isabela
Feast Day: January 15
Parish Priest: Fr. Jomil U. Serafica
Mobile: 0918-268-5170
St. Paul The Apostle Parish (F-1598), Cabagan, 3328 Isabela
Feast Day: January 25
Parish Priest: Fr. Roseller M. Martinez
Mobile: 0917-480-9646
Our Lady Of The Imm aculate Conception Parish (F-1877), Sta. Maria, Isabela
Feast Day: December 8
Priest-in-Charge: Fr. Kenneth M. Maggay
Mobile: 0927-612-7579
St. Joseph The Spouse Parish (F-1995), Sto. Tomas, 3327 Isabela
Feast Day: March 19
Parish Priest: Fr. Samuel dP. Salazar, OFM
Mobile: 0917-991-8539
Parochial Vicar: Fr. Mark Adame G. Bakari, OFM
St. Matthias Parish (F-1610), Tumauini, 3325 Isabela
Feast Day: May 14
Parish Priest: Fr. Angel B. Luga
Mobile: 0921-433-0615
St. Joseph The Spouse Parish (F-1967), Delfin Albano, 3326 Isabela
Feast Day: March 19
Parish Priest: Fr. Pedro V. Salgado, OP

Vicariate of Our Lady of Lourdes
Vicar Forane: Fr. Herman P. Bugatti
St. John Bosco Parish (F-1994), Quezon, 3324 Isabela
Feast Day: January 31
Parish Priest: Fr. Herman P. Bugatti
Mobile: 0926-885-2573
St. Joseph The Worker Parish (F-1979), Mallig, 3323 Isabela
Tel.: 642-8845
Feast Day: March 19
Parish Priest: Fr. Joefrey B. Escorpezo
Mobile: 0921-6179-828
Our Lady Of La Salette Parish (F-1957), Roxas 3320, Isabela
Feast Day: September 19
Parish Priest: Fr. Carlito G. Sarte
Mobile: 0915-889-0744
St. John The Evangelist Parish (F-1994), Quirino, 3321 Isabela
Feast Day: December 27
Parish Priest: Fr. John Couvreur, CICM
Mobile 0918-873-1562
Our Lady Of Lourdes Parish (F-1996), San Manuel, 3317 Isabela
Tel.: 664-2089
Feast Day: February 11
Parish Priest: Fr. Felixberto C. Codog
Mobile: 0927-213-9958
San Lorenzo Ruiz Parish (F-1979), Burgos, 3322 Isabela
Feast Day: September 28
Parish Priest: Fr. Antonio I. Ancheta
Mobile: 0919-395-7600
St. Isidore The Farmer Parish (F-1951), Aurora, 3316 Isabela
Tel.: 664-6000
Feast Day: May 15
Parish Priest: Fr. Victor B.R. Mendoza Jr.
Mobile: 0928-310-7404

Vicariate of Our Lady of the Pillar
Vicar Forane: Fr. Peter M. Simangan
St. Anthony Of Padua Parish (F-1885), Reina Mercedes 3303, Isabela
Feast Day: June 13
Parish Priest: Fr. Roseller R. Lora
Mobile: 0920-921-1997
O
ur Lady Of The Pillar Parish (F-1741), Cauayan City, 3305 Isabela
Tel.: 652-2014 / 634-5049
Feast Day: October 12
Parish Priest: Msgr. John Arthur P. Bartolome
Mobile: 0927-791-5490
Parochial Vicar: Fr. Ramon M. Navarro
Mobile: 0920-406-0496
St. Vincent Ferrer Parish (F-1778), Angadanan, 3307 Isabela
Feast Day: April 5
Parish Priest: Fr. Peter M. Simangan
Mobile: 0920-989-0829
St. William The Hermit Parish (1998), San Guillermo, 3308 Isabela
Feast Day: May 15
Parish Priest: Fr. Alden Matthew A. Zulueta
Mobile: 0918-612-8919
Our Lady Of Atocha Parish (F-1765), Alicia, 3306 Isabela
Tel.: 662-7108
Parish Priest:
Fr. Patrick Henry B. Pua
Mobile: 0908-366-3045
Parochial Vicar: Fr. Francisco U. Uanan
Mobile: 0917-574-2437
St. Joseph The Worker Parish (F-1753), Echague 3309, Isabela
Feast Day: May 1
Parish Priest: Fr. Evan Blair B. Cauan
Mobile: 0921-571-0704
San Isidro Parish (F-1998), San Isidro, 3310 Isabela
Feast Day: May 15
Parish Priest: Fr. Darwin T. Mamauag
Mobile: 0915-886-0415

Vicariate of Our Lady of the Rosary
Vicar Forane: Fr. Elmer B. Lozano
St. Matthew Parish (F-1951), San Mateo 3318, Isabela
Tel.: 664-2025
Feast Day: September 21
Parish Priest: Fr. Emery V. Cadiz
Mobile: 0919-699-0523
San Roque Parish (F-1981), Ramon, 3319 Isabela
Feast Day:___________
Parish Priest: Fr. Michael P. Linga, MS
Mobile: 0906-313-5395
St. James The Apostle Parish (F-1734), Santiago City, 3311 Isabela
Feast Day: July 25
Parish Priest: Fr. Patrick D. Caro
Mobile: 0917-861-7300
Parochial Vicar: Fr. Amadeo L. Vinasoy
Mobile: 0916-242-3023
Parochial Vicar: Fr. Froilan S. Cruz, OFM
Mobile: 0908-881-6465
Sto. Niño De Praga Parish (F-1881), Cordon, 3312 Isabela
Feast Day: 3rd Sunday of Jan.
Parish Priest: Fr. Elmer B. Lozano
Mobile: 0920-484-8938
Our Lady Of The Most Holy Rosary Parish, Jones, 3313 Isabela
Feast Day: October 7
Parish Priest: Fr. Pedro B. Rambac Jr.
Mobile: 0916-327-0166
St. Augustine Parish, San Agustin, 3314 Isabela
Feast Day: August 28
Parish Priest: Fr. Carlos C. Villanueva
Mobile: 0927-920-1143
Our Lady Of The Visitation Parish
(F-1993), Luna, 3304 Isabela
Feast Day: May 31
Parish Priest: Fr. Marshal T. Bartolome II
Mobile: 0918-612-8919
St. Andrew Parish (1954), Cabatuan, Isabela
Feast Day: November 30
Parish Priest: Fr. Carlos J. Marquez
Mobile: 0928-310-7404

DIOCESAN CLERGY WITHOUT PARISH ASSIGNMENT / ON LEAVE / ON MISSION
On study leave (USA): Fr. Gregorio C. Uanan, Fr. Michael Gazzingan, Fr. Ric-Zeus E. Angobung
Medical Leave: Fr. Edwin C. Ramirez

SEMINARY
Our Lady Of The Visitation Major Seminary
Rector: Fr. Mario Jerry B. Daquiuag
Prefect of Discipline: Fr. Jomar M. Castaneda
Dean: Fr. Vener C. Ceperez
Procurator: Fr. Marshal T. Bartolome II

EDUCATIONAL CENTERS
Our Lady Of The Pillar College Of Cauayan (OLPCC), Cauayan City, 3305 Isabela
Tel.: Elem: (078) 634-5113; HS: (078) 652-2606; College: (078)-652-2602 (078), 652-3310, (078) 897-1475
Telefax: (078) 652-0685
President: Mr. Exuperto Flores
Chaplain: _______________
St. Ferdinand College (SFC), Ilagan, 3300 Isabela
Tel.: 624-2125
President: Dr. Salome S. Cariño
Chaplains: Fr. Vener C. Ceperez, Fr. Saturnino P. Talosig Jr., Fr. Arnold C. Sadya-As
St. Ferdinand College (Cabagan Campus), Cabagan, 3328 Isabela
Principal: Mrs. Estrella Lagundi
Chaplain: Fr. Jomil U. Serafica
School Of Our Lady Of Atocha, Alicia, 33006 Isabela
Tel.: 662-8031
Chaplain: Fr. Alden Matthew A. Zulueta
School Of St. Monica Inc., Masaya Sur, Sn Agustin, Isabela
Principal: Fr. Carlos C. Villanueva
Chaplain: Fr. Carlos C. Vilanueva
School Of St. John Berchman (SSJB), Cordon, 3312 Isabela
Principal: Mrs. Anastacia Diwas
Chaplain: Fr. Elmer B. Lozano
School Of St. Matthias (SSM), Tumauini, 3325 Isabela
Tel.: 632-4001
Principal: Mrs. Iluminada L. Nepumuceno
Chaplain: Fr. Angel B. Luga
School Of St. Joseph (SSJ), Naguilian, 3302 Isabela
Principal: Mrs. Elsa Manalo
Chaplain: Fr. Florman R. Cabauatan
La Salette Elementary School, 3311 Santiago City
Principal: Ms. Lydia Alvarade
La Salette Of Jones, Jones 3313, Isabela
Director: _______________
Principal: Mrs. Cleofe M. Angangan
La Salette Of Quezon, Quezon 3324, Isabela
Director: Fr. Francis B. Tamani, MS
Principal: Mr. Antonio Gonzaga
La Salette Of Ramon, Ramon 3319, Isabela
Director: Fr. Christopher P. Arellano, MS
Principal: Sr. Milagros C. dela Cruz, SFIC
La Salette Of Roxas, Roxas 3320, Isabela
Director: Fr. Francis B. Tamani, MS
Principal: Sr. Josina Lobeban, SFIC
Chaplain: Fr. Christopher P. Bautista, MS
La Salette Of San Mateo, Sn. Mateo, Isabela
Director: Fr. Manuel Medina, MS
Principal: Mr. Jun Sadang
Child Learning Center
Ms. Nelda Tubay
Chaplain: Fr. Andre Lussier, MS

INSTITUTES OF CONSECRATED LIFE/ SOCIETIES OF APOSTOLIC LIFE
MEN
Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (CICM)
Missionaries of Our Lady of La Salette (MS)
Order of Preachers (OP)
Order of Franciscan Minors (OFM)

WOMEN
Daughters of Charity (DC)
Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of La Salette (SNDS)
Missionary Catechists of St. Therese (MSCT)
Order of St. Claire (OSC)
Religious of the Good Shepherd (RGS)
Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception (SFIC)
Franciscans of Our Lady of Divine Providence (FLDP)

DIOCESAN CENTERS & OFFICES
Clergy Center & Retirement House, Guibang, Gamu, 3301 Isabela
Rector: Fr. Francisco R. Albano
Community-Based Health Development Program & Diocesan Referal Center, Guibang, Gamu, 3301 Isabela
Coordinator: Ms. Lucrecia Bautista
Diocesan Social Action Center,
St. Ferdinand Cathedral Compound, Maharlika Highway, Upi, Gamu, Isabela
Director: Fr. Carlito G. Sarte
School Of St. Joseph The Worker (SSJW), Echague, 3309 Isabela
Tel.: (078) 072-0711
Principal: Sr. Elaine L. Bael, FAS
Chaplain: Fr. Darwin T. Mamauag
University Of La Sallete, 3311 Santiago City
Tel.: (078) 682-7165
President: Fr. Franklin Picio, MS
Principal, Grade School: Sr. Eumelia M. Quindana, SFIC
Principal, High School: Dr. Priscila O. Ilagan
La Sallete Of Aurora, Aurora 3316 Isabela
Chaplain: Fr. Arnel Soriano, MS
Principal: Sr. Rosa F. Galon, SFIC
La Salette Of Cabatuan, Cabatuan, Isabela
Tel.: (078) 664-8082
Director: Fr. Manuel Medina, MS
Principal: Mrs. Lina M. Ramones
St. Francis Diocesan Catechetical Center, Maharlika Highway, Upi, Gamu, Isabela
Coordinator: Sr. Teresa B. Cordova, RGS
Diocesan Catechetical Center, Guibang, Gamu, Isabela
Coordinator: Sr. Thelma Talusan, MCST
Indigenous People Desk
Coordinator: Sr. Jane Frances Pablo, SFIC
Women’s Desk, RGS Convent, Guibang, Gamu, Isabela
Coordinator: Sr. Minela P. Alvarez, RGS
Peasants’ Desk, St. Ferdinand Cathedral Compound, Maharlika Highway, Upi, Gamu, Isabela
Coordinator: Ms. Lucrecia Bautista
Education Forum/Diocesan School System, School of Our Lady of Atocha
Superintendent: Fr. Francisco U. Uanan

† NECROLOGY †
Bishop Miguel G. Purugganan (July 7, 2011), Rev. Fr. Daniel C. Guiyab (Oct. 11, 2011), Rev. Fr. Romulo A. Bueno (Dec. 10, 2011)

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