Roman Catholic Diocese of Urdaneta

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Diocese of Urdaneta
Dioecesis Urdanetensis
Diyosesis ng Urdaneta
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Cathedral of Urdaneta
Location
Country Philippians
Ecclesiastical province Lingayen-Dagupan
Metropolitan Lingayen-Dagupan
Statistics
Area 1,616 km2 (624 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
703,000
594,670 (84.6%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Sui iuris church Latin Church
Rite Roman Rite
Established 12 January 1985
Cathedral Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Urdaneta
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Jacinto Agcaoili Jose
Metropolitan Archbishop Socrates B. Villegas

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Urdaneta (Latin: Dioecesis Urdanetensis) is a Roman Rite diocese of the Latin Church of the Catholic Church in the Philippines. The diocese was established in 1985 from the Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan.

Local Ordinaries[edit]

  • Pedro G. Magugat (April 22, 1985 - May 5, 1990)
  • Jesús Castro Galang (December 7, 1991 - September 6, 2004)
  • Jacinto Agcaoili José (September 21, 2005 - present)

Educational Institutions[edit]

  • Divine Word College of Urdaneta
Urdaneta City, Pangasinan
  • Escuela de San Antonio
Rosales, Pangasinan
  • Holy Child Academy
Binalonan, Pangasinan
  • Holy Rood Academy
Alcala, Pangasinan
Umingan, Pangasinan
  • Mary Help of Christians Learning Center
Pozorrubio, Pangasinan
  • Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Academy
Sison, Pangasinan
  • Our Lady of the Lilies Academy
Urdaneta City, Pangasinan
  • Our Lady of the Pillar Catholic School
Santa Maria, Pangasinan
  • St. Anthony Abbot Academy
Villasis, Pangasinan
  • St. Mary's Dominican School
San Manuel, Pangasinan
  • St. Paschal Catholic School
San Quintin, Pangasinan
  • St. Patrick Catholic School, Inc
Tayug, Pangasinan
  • St. Philomena's Academy
Pozorrubio, Pangasinan

See also[edit]