Diocese of Bayombong
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|Diocese of Bayombong
Diyosesis ng Bayombong
Diocesis ti Bayombong
|Area||6,961 km2 (2,688 sq mi)|
|(as of 2012)
|Sui iuris church||Latin Church|
|Cathedral||Cathedral of St Dominic in Bayombong|
|Metropolitan Archbishop||Sergio Utleg|
|Emeritus Bishops||Most Rev. Ramon Barrera Villena (retired on May 28, 2016)|
Erected in 1966, as the territorial prelature of Bayombong, the prelature was elevated to a full diocese in 1982. The diocese is a suffragan of the Diocese of Tuguegarao.
Currently, the Bishop Administrator of the Diocese is Most Rev. Sofronio Aguirre Bancud, S.S.S., D.D. (from the Diocese of Cabanatuan).
- Albert van Overbeke, C.I.C.M. † (18 Nov 1966 Appointed - 15 Sep 1986 Resigned)
- Ramon B. Villena (15 Sep 1986 Succeeded - 28 May 2016 Retired)
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