Roman Catholic Territorial Prelature of Marawi

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Territorial Prelature of Marawi
Praelatura Territorialis Maraviensis
Teritoryal Prelature ng Marawi
Location
Country Philippines
Ecclesiastical province Ozamis
Metropolitan Ozamis
Statistics
Area 4,587 km2 (1,771 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
884,099
23,127 (2.9%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Sui iuris church Latin Church
Rite Roman Rite
Cathedral Cathedral of Maria Auxiliadora in Marawi
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Prelate Edwin de la Peña
Metropolitan Archbishop Jesus Dosado
Vicar General Nilo Tabania

The Territorial Prelature of Marawi (Latin: Praelatura Territorialis Maraviensis) is a Roman Catholic territorial prelature under the Ecclesiastical province of Ozamis in the Philippines comprising parishes in the minority Catholic community of Marawi City and four (4) municipalities of Lanao Provinces with significant Catholic population (Malabang and Balabagan municipalities of Lanao del Sur and Karomatan and Baloi municipalities of Lanao del Norte).

History[edit]

Leadership[edit]

  • Prelates of Marawi (Roman rite)
    • Bishop Edwin de la Peña y Angot, M.S.P. (October 22, 2001 – Present)
    • Bishop Bienvenido Solon Tudtud (April 25, 1977 – June 26, 1987)

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