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DIOCESE

(Diocesis Surigensis)

Suffragan of Cagayan de Oro
Created as Diocese on June 3, 1939. Erected: November 10, 1939. Comprise
the entire civil province of Surigao del Norte. Titular: San Nicolas
de Tolentino.

Bishop
Most Reverend
ANTONIETO D. CABAJOG, DD
Born: May 10, 1956 in Cebu City. Ordained Priest: April
9, 1981. Appointed titular Bishop of Reperi and Auxiliary
Bishop of Cebu on January 13, 1999. Ordained Bishop:
March 16, 1999. Appointed 4th Bishop of Surigao: April
21, 2001. Installed: July 24, 2001.
Bishop’s Residence
Villa San Miguel, Km. 2
P.O. Box 25
8400 Surigao City
Tel./Fax: (086) 826-1316
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Website: http://www.dioceseofsurigao.net/

PRESENT STATUS
Personnel:
Priests:
Active in the Diocese… …54
Active in other Diocese
in the Phils.…………… 3
On Study Leave… ……… 1
On Sick Leave… ………… 1
Working Abroad on
Loan…………………… 1
Total………………………60
Seminary & Seminarians:
Theology… ………………… 1
Population… ……………11
Philosophy… ……………… 1
Population… ……………25
Total… ………………………36
Religious Orders/Congregations:
Male… ……………………… 5
Female… …………………… 8
Total………………………13
Religious Priests:
Filipinos………………………16
Foreigners…………………… 1
Total………………………17
Religious Brothers:
Filipinos……………………… 2
Religious Sisters:
Filipinos………………………28
Foreigners…………………… 5
Total………………………33
Necrology… …………………… 1
Diocesan Divisions:
Vicariates… ………………… 5
Parishes………………………32
Quasi-Parishes… …………… 1
Chapels…………………… 455
Other Institutions:
Clinic………………………… 1
Pastoral Center……………… 1
Orphanage… ……………… 1
Home for the Aged… ……… 1
Radio Station………………… 1
Sacrament & Sacramentals:
Baptism:
Children… ………… 8,335
Adult… …………… 2,400
Confirmation…………… 13,074
First Communion……… 7,300
Matrimony:
Bet. Catholics… …… 1,970
Bet. Catholics &
Non-Catholics……… 100
Diocesan-owned &
Administered Schools:
Kindergarten…………………11
Population… ………… 543
High Schools………………… 7
Population… ……… 1,562
Total… ………………… 2,105
Religious-owned &
Administered Schools:
Universities… ……………… 1
Population… ……… 2,458

Diocesan Presbyteral Council
Bishop: Most Rev. Antonieto D. Cabajog,
DD
Vicar General: Msgr. Edito N. Alcala,
DCS
Chancellor: Fr. James Wendele P.
Puracan, DCS

Vicars Forane:
San Nicolas De Tolentino: Fr. Julian
Dayola, DCS
Sts. Peter and Paul: Fr. Josefito Mira,
DCS
St. Augustine: Fr. Reynaldo B. Floresca,
DCS
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel: Fr. Denish
L. Ilogon, DCS
Immaculate Conception: Fr. Mario
A. Espanio, DCS

Superiors of Men Congregations:
MSC District Superior: Bro. Alejandro
M. Cabarles, MSC
SVD District Superior: Fr. Yohanes
Dua Dani Bao, SVD
CM District Superior: Fr. Thursisius
Gonesto, CM
OSA Local Prior: Fr. Leo Mario Singco,
OSA
PACEM Local Superior: Fr. Warren
Padilla, PACEM
SSS Local Superior: Fr. Wilfredo G.
Vallar, SSS
DCS Coordinator: Msgr. Prescilo
Iral, DCS
N.B. Extended Presbyteral Council includes
superiors of women congregations.

DIOCESAN CURIA
Bishop: Most Rev. Antonieto D. Cabajog,
DD
Vicar General: Msgr. Edito N. Alcala,
DCS
Chancellor: Rev. Fr. James Wendele
P. Puracan, DCS
Judicial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Perfecto G.
Ecat, DCS, JCL

Vicars Forane:
San Nicolas De Tolentino: Fr. Julian
Dayola, DCS
Sts. Peter and Paul: Fr. Josefito Mira,
DCS
St. Augustine: Fr. Reynaldo B. Floresca,
DCS
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel: Fr. Denish
L. Ilogon, DCS
Immaculate Conception: Fr. Mario
A. Espanio, DCS

DIOCESAN FINANCIAL COUNCIL
Chairman: Most Rev. Antonieto D.
Cabajog, DD
Oeconomus: Fr. Al Bonono, DCS
Assistant Oeconomus: Fr. Al C. Bonono,
DCS
Members: Msgr. Tirso N. Alcala,
DCS; Fr. Edito Alcala, DCS; Fr.
Eliezer Mantilla, DCS

Chancery
Bishop’s Residence
Villa San Miguel, Km. 2,
Surigao City
Tel.: (086) 826-1316
Chancellor: Fr. James Wendele P.
Puracan, DCS
Judicial Vicar: Fr. Perfecto G. Ecat,
DCS, JCL
Office Staff: Mr. Al B. Mabolis

Finance Office
Bishop’s Residence
Villa San Miguel, Km. 2,
Surigao City
Tel.: (086) 826-1316
Oeconomus: Fr. Al Bonono, DCS
Disbursing Officer: Sr. Jean E. Comparativo,
MSM
Cashier: Sr. Lilyfe T. Cagas, LGC
Bookkeeper: Mrs. Jessie S. Abaday
Staff: Maricel L. Guimary; Mr. Uldarico
Jacquez

DIOCESAN PASTORAL COUNCIL
Chairman: Most Rev. Antonieto D.
Cabajog, DD
Members: Vicar General, Episcopal
Vicar, Vicars Forane, Chairpersons
of Ministries and Superiors
of the Religious Congregation
of Men and Women

DIOCESAN MINISTRIES
Worship Ministry
Chairman: Fr. Laureano Espuerta
Jr., DCS - Diocesan Liturgist
Executive Secretary: Sr. Bernardita
Barrios, LGC
Members: Fr. Nicolas Penados, DCS
- Director for Catechetics

Education Ministry
Chairman: Fr. Edito Alcala, DCS, DCS
Executive Secretary: Sr. Isabelle Domingo,
OSB
Members: Fr. Nicolas Penados,
DCS; Fr. Josefito Mira, DCS -
Chair, Commission on Media &
Communication; Fr. Al C. Bonono,
DCS - FLA Director; Sr. Marife
Ngujo, LGC - FLA Coordinator;
Sr. Marie Claire Romeo, OSBBible
Coordinator

Service Ministry
Chairman: Fr. Almario Ramada, DCS
Executive Secretary: Ms. Cristina Jacoba
Members: Fr. Mario Espanio, DCS -
Environmental Desk Director; Ms.
Sherlita Seguis; Fr. Renato Mantilla,
DCS - PMS Coordinator

Temporalities Ministry
Chairman: Fr. Manuel Quiban, DCS
- Oeconomous
Members: Fr. Al C. Bonono; Mrs.
Nazareth Requillo; Mr. Adriane
Camingue - Diocesan Auditor

Youth Ministry
Chairman: Fr. Ronan Ravelo, DCS
Assistant: Fr. Jaime S. Ucab Jr., DCS
Executive Secretary: Sr. Ma. Fatima
B. Morales, OSB

Vocation Ministry
Chairman: Fr. Jaime S. Ucab Jr., DCS
Executive Secretary: Fr. Eliezer Mantilla,
DCS
Members: Fr. Laureano Espuerta Jr.,
DCS; Fr. Ronan Ravelo, DCS

BEC Commission
Director: Fr. Carlito M. Tiu, DCS
Coordinator: Sr. Josefina Mactao, LGC

Pope John XXIII Pastoral Center
Villa San Miguel, Km. 2
8400 Surigao City
Tel.: (086) 826-1528
Directress: Sr. Dolores Reloba, MSM
Assistant: Sr. Lilia Palima, MSM
Cook: Ms. Felisa Malig-on
Laundry/Helper: Mrs. Felicitas Arong
Maintenance: Marvin Donzillo

Maradjao Magbalantay Home
Of The Clergy
Villa San Miguel, Km. 2
8400 Surigao City
Tel.: (086) 826-1538
House Praeses: Fr. Eliezer Mantilla,
DCS
Cook: Mrs. Evelyn Tiempo
Laundry: Mrs. Carmelita Alabat
Utility: Mr. Gerry Alcala

Silangan Broadcasting Corporation (SBC)
Catholic Media Network (CMN)
Radio dxSN: member PFBC
Tel.: (086) 232-7605; 826- 6448
Manager: Fr. Josefito Mira, DCS
Production Director: Mr. Reynaldo
L. Bernadez
Cashier/Collector: Ms. Ma. Nena Poliran
Reporter: Mr. Gino Parrucho
Chief Technician: Mr. Angelito Macatigbac
Technicians: Mr. Juan Buico; Mr. Rutilo
Bucod

PARISHES AND PARISH PRIESTS
San Nicolas De Tolentino Vicariate
Vicar Forane: Fr. Cirilo L. Asister Jr., MSC
Cathedral Of San Nicolas De Tolentino
(F-1754), San Nicolas Street,
8400 Surigao City
Tel.: (086) 231-7175; 826-3846
Titular: San Nicolas de Tolentino
(Sept. 10)
No. of Chapels: 61
Parish Priest: Bp. Antonieto D.
Cabajog, DD
Parish Rector: Fr. Edito Alcala, DCS
Parochial Vicars: Fr. Eddie T.
Dumanig, DCS; Fr. Mansueto T.
Jala Jr., DCS; Fr. Jade Tillo, DCS;
Fr. Oliver Janohan, DCS; Fr.
Apolinar Napoles - Guest Priest
Immaculate Conception Parish (F-1974),
Nonoc Island, 8400 Surigao City
Tel.: (086) 826-2113
Titular: Immaculate Conception
(Dec. 8)
No. of Chapels: 5
Parish Administrator: Fr. Jade
Tillo, DCS
Virgen Dela Paz Y Buen Viaje Parish (F-
1974), Borromeo Street, 8400
Surigao City
Tel.: (086) 232-6257
Titular: Virgen dela Paz y Buen
Viaje (May 31)
No. of Chapels: 29
Parish Priest: Fr. Cirilo Asister Jr.,
MSC
Parochial Vicars: Fr. Severino
Diamante Jr., MSC; Bro. Alejandro
Cabarles, MSC
BEC Coordinator: Sr. Charlita
Llemit, FDNSC
San Vicente Ferrer Parish (F-1993),
Brgy. San Juan, 8400 Surigao
City
Tel.: (086) 232-6214
Titular: San Vicente Ferrer (Last
Saturday of April)
No. of Chapels: 2
Parish Priest: Fr. Yohanes Dua
Dani Bao, SVD
Parochial Vicars: Fr. Brigido Odtohan,
SVD; Fr. Arturo Calonia,
SVD
St. John The Baptist Parish (F-1978),
Brgy. Ipil, 8400 Surigao City
Titular: St. John the Baptist
(June 24)
No. of Chapels: 19
Parish Priest: Fr. Manuel U.
Quiban, DCS
St. Francis Xavier Parish (F-1963),
San Fracisco (Anao-aon), 8401
Surigao del Norte
Titular: St. Francis Xavier (Dec. 3)
No. of Chapels: 11
Parish Priest: Fr. Danilo Q. Madera,
DCS
San Isidro Labrador Parish (F-1971),
Malimono, Surigao del Norte
Titular: San Isidro Labrador
(May 15)
No. of Chapels: 15
Parish Priest: Fr. Bernardo O.
Diaz, CM
Parochial Vicars: Fr. Cesar A.
Pormento, CM; Fr. Rogelio Coloyan
II, CM

St. Augustine Vicariate
Vicar Forane: Fr. Carlito M. Tiu, DCS
Santisima Trinidad Parish (F-1978),
8420 Placer, Surigao del Norte
Titular: Most Holy Trinity (Trinity
Sunday)
No. of Chapels: 7
Parish Priest: Fr. Renato B. Mantilla,
DCS
Sta. Cruz Quasi Parish (F-2005), Sta.
Cruz, Placer, Surigao del Norte
Titular: Sta. Cruz (May 3)
No. of Chapels: 5
Parish Administrator: Fr. Eliezer
Mantilla, DCS
Our Lady Of The Holy Rosary Parish
(F-1913), 8408 Bacuag, Surigao
Del Norte
Titular: Our Lady of the Holy
Rosary (Oct. 7)
No. of Chapels: 14
Parish Priest: Fr. Carlito M. Tiu,
DCS
St. Augustine Parish (F-1850), 8409
Gigaquit, Surigao del Norte
Titular: St. Augustine Parish
(Aug. 28)
No. of Chapels: 23
Parish Priest: Fr. Mario Espanio,
DCS
St. Peter Claver Parish (F-1913),
8410 Claver, Surigao del Norte
Titular: St. Peter Claver (Sept. 9)
No. of Chapels: 16
Parish Priest: Fr. Al C. Bonono, DCS

Sts. Peter And Paul Vicariate
Vicar Forane: Fr. George B. Alfonso,
MSC
Sts. Peter And Paul Parish (F-1984),
8404 Sison, Surigao Del Norte
Titular: Sts. Peter and Paul
(June 29)
No. of Chapels: 12
Parish Priest: Fr. George B. Alfonso,
MSC
Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel Parish (F-
1876), 8403 Tagana-an, Surigao
del Norte
Titular: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
(July 16)
No. of Chapels: 15
Parish Priest: Fr. Ricardo A. Virtudazo,
DCS
Sts. Peter And Paul Parish (F-1969)
8406 Tubod, Surigao del Norte
Titular: Sts. Peter and Paul
(June 29)
No. of Chapels: 13
Parish Priest: Fr. Alan Relliquette,
MSC
San Nicolas De Tolentino Parish (F-
1875), 8407 Mainit, Surigao del
Norte
Titular: San Nicolas de Tolentino
(Sept. 20)
No. of Chapels: 21
Parish Priest: Fr. Alvin B. Lao, MSC
San Isidro Labrador Parish (F-May 15,
1995), 8425 Alegria, Surigao
del Norte
Titular: San Isidro Labrador
(May 15)
No. of Chapels: 7
Parish Priest: Fr. Almaquio P.
Alaan II, DCS

Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel Vicariate
Vicar Forane: Fr. Nicolas B. Penados,
DCS
Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel Parish (F-1635),
8418 Del Carmen, Surigao
del
Norte
Titular: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
(July 16)
No. of Chapels: 20
Parish Priest: Fr. Perfecto G.
Ecat, DCS, JCL
San Benito Parish (F-2013), San Benito,
Surigao del Norte
Titular: San Benito (March 21)
No. of Chapels: 6
Parish Priest: Fr. Jun A. Balberia,
DCS
Sta. Monica Parish (F-1975), 8422
Sta. Monica, Surigao del Norte
Titular: Sta. Monica (Aug. 27)
No. of Chapels: 10
Parish Priest: Fr. Nicolas B. Penados,
DCS
Sta. Ana Parish (F-2013), Burgos, Surigao
del Norte
Titular: Sta. Ana (July 26)
No. of Chapels: 5
Parish Priest: Fr. Benjamin C.
Unabia Jr., OSA
Parochial Vicar: Fr. Alfonso Sedurifa,
OSA
Our Lady Of The Pillar Parish (F-
1978), 8420 Pilar, Surigao del
Norte
Titular: Our Lady of the Pillar
(October 12)
No. of Chapels: 11
Parish Priest: Fr. Joseph S. Cantilado,
DCS
San Isidro Parish (F-2013), San Isidro,
Surigao del Norte
Titular: San Isidro Labrador
(May 15)
No. of Chapels: 9
Parish Priest: Fr. Arnold I. Tan, DCS
Sto. Tomas De Villanueva Parish (F-
1883), 8419 Gen. Luna, Siargao
Island, Surigao del Norte
Titular: Sto. Tomas de Villanueva
(September 22)
No. of Chapels: 18
Parish Priest: Fr. Renato R. Duarte,
DCS
Sto. Niño Parish (F-1914), 8417
Dapa, Surigao del Norte
Titular: Sto. Niño (January 16)
No. of Chapels: 23
Parish Priest: Fr. Julian C. Dayola,
DCS
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Parish (F-
1961), 8416 Socorro, Surigao
del Norte
Titular: Our Lady of Perpetual
Help (June 19)
No. of Chapels: 6
Parish Priest: Fr. Leo Mario F.
Singco, OSA
Parochial Vicar: Fr. Exuper Lumintac,
OSA

Immaculate Conception Vicariate
Vicar Forane: Fr. Josefito Mira, DCS
Immaculate Conception Parish (F-1855),
8412 Dinagat, Surigao del Norte
Titular: Immaculate Conception
(December 8)
No. of Chapels: 16
Parish Priest: Fr. Almario C. Ramada
Jr., DCS
Sts. Peter And Paul Parish (F-1981),
8411 Cagdianao, Surigao del
Norte
Titular: Sts. Peter and Paul
(June 29)
No. of Chapels: 14
Parish Priest: Fr. Josefito Mira, DCS
San Antonio De Padua Parish (F-
1983), 8414 Libjo (Albor), Surigao
del Norte
Titular: San Antonio de Padua
(June 13)
No. of Chapels: 15
Parish Priest: Fr. Denish Ilogon,
DCS
San Isidro Labrador Parish (F-1974),
8415 Loreto, Surigao del Norte
Titular: San Isidro Labrador
(May 15)
No. of Chapels: 7
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Manuelito
Bontia, PACEM
San Vicente Ferrer Parish, 8426 Tubajon,
Surigao del Norte
Titular: San Vicente Ferrer (April 5)
No. of Chapels: 10
Parish Priest: Fr. Alan Cruz, PACEM
San Vicente Ferrer Parish, 8413 Basilisa
(Rizal), Surigao del Norte
Titular: San Vicente Ferrer (April 25)
No. of Chapels: 10
Parish Priest: Fr. Reynaldo B.
Floresca, DCS

Diocesan Clergy Without Parish
Assignment
Msgr. Prescilo P. Iral; Fr. Mario Noblefranca
(On Leave); Fr. Ramel
Canda (On Mission - Papua New
Guinea); Fr. Romeo Loayon;
Fr.
Jovencito Kho; Fr. Presciano M.
Luna Jr. (Study Leave - UST)

DIOCESAN SEMINARY
Maradjao Magbalantay
College Seminary
Brgy. Togbongon,
8400 Surigao City
Seminary Administrative Council
Chairman: Most. Rev. Antonieto D.
Cabajog, DD
Rector/Dean of Academics: Fr. Laureano
Espuerta Jr., DCS
Vice Rector/Procurator/Music Director:
Fr. Jaime Ucab Jr., DCS
Spir. Director: Fr. Ronan Ravelo, DCS
Bookkeeper: Ms. Joyce E. Madelo
Seminary Support Personnel
Cook: Ms. Alma M. Tillo
Asst. Cook: Mrs. Emma Tokong
Driver: Mr. Ely Crisologo

RELIGIOUS CONGREGATIONS

MEN
Sacred Heart Missionaries (MSC)
Society Of The Divine Word (SVD)
Congregation Of Mission (CM)

WOMEN
Sisters Of St. Paul De Chartres (SPC)
Missionary Sisters Servants Of The
Holy Spirit (SSpS)
Benedictine Sisters Of The Eucharistic
King (OSB)
Daughters Of Our Lady Of The Sacred
Heart (FDNSC)
Living The Gospel Community (LGC)
Missionary Sisters Of Mary (MSM)
Servant Of Jesus Of Charity (SdeJ)
Our Lady Of Sorrows Sisters-
Servants Of Mary

EDUCATIONAL CENTERS
University and High Schools
Saint Paul University Surigao, San Nicolas
Campus, San Nicolas Street,
8400 Surigao City
Tel.: (086) 231-7440,231-7220
Tel./Fax: (086) 826-4325
San Nicolas High School, San Francisco
(Anao-aon), Surigao del
Norte
St. John’s School, Bacuag, 8408 Surigao
del Norte
San Nicolas High School, Dapa, 8417
Surigao del Norte
St. Augustine Institute, Gigaquit,
8409 Surigao del Norte
San Nicolas Academy, Mainit, 8407
Surigao del Norte
Mt. Carmel School School Of Siargao,
Inc., Del Carmen, Surigao
del Norte
Jesus Cabarrus Catholic School (Affiliate),
Nonoc Island, 8400 Surigao
City
Kindergarten (Pre-School)
St. Francis Xavier Kindergarten School,
San Francisco, Surigao del Norte
Holy Rosary Pre-School Learning Center.
Inc., Bacuag, Surigao del
Norte
St. Peter Claver Kindergarten School,
Claver, Surigao del Norte
Sacred Heart School, Del Carmen,
Surigao del Norte
St. Augustine Nursery & Kindergarten
School, Gigaquit, Surigao del
Norte
Mary, Mother Of Help Kindergarten
School, Malimono, Surigao del
Norte
Holy Trinity Catholic Kindergarten
School, Inc., Placer, Surigao del
Norte
San Nicolas Kindergarten School,
Mainit, 8407 Surigao del Norte
Maradjao Magbalantay Early Childhood
Learning Center, Inc., Alegria,
Surigao del Norte
Sto. Niño Parish Early Childhood Education
Center, Inc., Dapa, Surigao
del Norte
Sta. Monica Children’s Garden Learning
Center, Inc., Sta. Monica, Surigao
del Norte

Surigao Association Of Catholic Schools
(SACS)
President: Sr. Marie Rosanne Mallillin,
SPC
Vice President: Fr. Edito Alcala, DCS
Secretary/Treasurer: Dr. Pacita I.
Soringa

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