Roman Catholic Diocese of Tarlac

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Diocese of Tarlac
Dioecesis Tarlacensis
Diyosesis ning Tarlac
Diocesis ti Tarlac
Tarlac Cathedral.jpg
Tarlac Cathedral
Location
Country Philippines
Ecclesiastical province San Fernando
Metropolitan San Fernando
Statistics
Area 3,053 km2 (1,179 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2014)
1,273,240
1,052,000 (82.6%)
Parishes 52
Information
Sui iuris church Latin Church
Rite Roman Rite
Established February 16, 1963
Cathedral Cathedral of St. Sebastian in Tarlac City
Patron saint Saint Sebastian
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Enrique V. Macaraeg (Bishop-Elect)
Metropolitan Archbishop Florentino Lavarias

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Tarlac (Latin: Dioecesis Tarlacensis) is a diocese of the Roman Catholic Church comprising the whole civil province of Tarlac in the Philippines. The seat of Roman Rite Latin Church diocese is the Saint Sebastian Cathedral in Tarlac City.[1]

Created on February 16, 1963, the diocese was created from territories from both Diocese of San Fernando and the Diocese of Lingayen-Dagupan. The diocese is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of San Fernando in Pampanga.[1]

Florentino F. Cinense, appointed in 1988 is the second bishop-emeritus of the diocese. Enrique V. Macaraeg is the bishop-elect whose appointment was made on March 31, 2016. He was ordained on May 24, 2016 and installed on the Cathedral on May 31, 2016

Ordinaries[edit]

  • Jesus J. Sison † (Mar 8, 1963 - Jan 21, 1988)
  • Florentino F. Cinense (Jan 21, 1988 - March 31, 2016)
  • Enrique V. Macaraeg (March 31, 2016 to present)

Vicariates[edit]

  • Vicariate of Saint Sebastian
  • Vicariate of Saint Catherine of Alexandria
  • Vicariate of Saint Nicholas of Tolentino
  • Vicariate of Saint Rose of Lima
  • Vicariate of Saint Michael the Archangel
  • Vicariate of the Immaculate Conception - Concepcion
  • Vicariate of the Immaculate Conception - Victoria

Parishes under their home vicariates[edit]

Vicariate of Saint Sebastian[edit]

  • San Sebastian Cathedral - Tarlac City
  • Saint Raphael the Archangel Parish - San Rafael, Tarlac City
  • Saint Sebastian Parish - San Sebastian Village, Tarlac City
  • Saint Lorenzo Ruiz Parish - Fairlane Subdivision, San Vicente Tarlac City
  • Immaculate Conception Parish - Tibag, Tarlac City
  • Immaculate Conception Parish - Mababanaba, San Jose, Tarlac City
  • Our Lady of Fatima Parish - San Vicente, Tarlac City
  • San Roque Parish - San Roque, Tarlac City
  • Our Lady of Sorrows Parish - Dolores, Tarlac City

Vicariate of Saint Catherine of Alexandria[edit]

  • Saint Catherine of Alexandria Parish - Gerona, Tarlac
  • Saint Antoninus Parish - Pura, Tarlac
  • Saint Isidore the Farmer Parish - Estipona, Pura, Tarlac
  • Shrine of Saint Therese of the Child Jesus - Ramos, Tarlac
  • Saint Josemaria Escriva Parish - Magaspac, Gerona, Tarlac

Vicariate of Saint Nicholas of Tolentino[edit]

  • Saint Nicholas de Tolentino Parish - Capas, Tarlac
  • Santo Niño Parish - Bamban, Tarlac
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish - Dapdap, Bamban, Tarlac
  • Saint Michael the Archangel Parish - San Miguel, Tarlac City
  • Saint Michael the Archangel Parish - Pag-asa, Bamban, Tarlac
  • Saint Joseph Parish - Patling, Capas, Tarlac
  • Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Parish - Navy, Capas, Tarlac
  • Our Lady of Sorrows Parish - Dolores, Capas Tarlac
  • Saint Joseph the Patriarch Parish - Aranguren, Capas, Tarlac
  • Sto. Cristo Parish - Burot, Tarlac City

Vicariate of Saint Rose of Lima[edit]

  • Saint Rose of Lima Parish - Paniqui, Tarlac
  • Saint Raymund Nonnatus Parish - Moncada, Tarlac
  • Saint John Nepomucene Parish - Anao, Tarlac
  • Our Lady of Remedies Parish - San Manuel, Tarlac
  • Saint Faustina Kowalska Parish - Canan, Paniqui, Tarlac

Vicariate of Saint Michael the Archangel[edit]

  • Saint Michael the Archangel Parish - Camiling, Tarlac
  • Our Lady of Fatima Parish - Sta. Ignacia, Tarlac
  • Saint Joseph Parish - Mayantoc, Tarlac
  • Saint Joseph the Worker Parish - Burgos, Paniqui, Tarlac
  • Saint John of the Cross Parish - Pada-pada, Sta. Ignacia, Tarlac
  • Saint Jude Thaddeus Parish - San Clemente, Tarlac
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish - Malacampa, Camiling, Tarlac

Vicariate of the Immaculate Conception - Concepcion[edit]

  • Santuario de la Inmaculada Concepcion - Concepcion, Tarlac
  • Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish - Corazon de Jesus, Concepcion, Tarlac
  • Saint Isidore the Farmer Parish - Caluluan, Concepcion, Tarlac
  • Saint Nicholas of Tolentino Parish - Balas, Concepcion, Tarlac
  • Maria Divina Pastora Parish - Balutu, Concepcion, Tarlac
  • Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Parish - Tinang, Concepcion, Tarlac
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Parish - Central Azucarera de Tarlac, Tarlac City

Vicariate of the Immaculate Conception - Victoria[edit]

  • Immaculate Conception Parish - Victoria, Tarlac
  • Parroquia de Nuestra Señora de la Merced - Matatalaib, Tarlac City
  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish - Tariji, Tarlac City
  • Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage Parish - La Paz, Tarlac
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Parish - Maliwalo, Tarlac City
  • Sta. Cruz Parish - Sta. Cruz, Tarlac City
  • Saint John the Baptist Parish - Palac-Palac, Victoria, Tarlac
  • Saint Anthony of Padua Parish - Caramutan, La Paz, Tarlac
  • Saint Francis of Assisi Parish - San Manuel, Tarlac City[2]

Seminary[edit]

  • Our Lady of Peace College Seminary - San Isidro, Tarlac City

Monasteries[edit]

  • Monasterio de Tarlac - Lubigan, San Jose, Tarlac
  • Mater Carmeli Monastery - Pugo Cecilio, Sta. Ignacia, Tarlac

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Jurisdictions - Diocese of Tarlac". CBCP Online. Retrieved on 2014-12-14.
  2. ^ dioceseoftarlac.wix.com/ph/vicariates#!__vicariates

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  1. ^ dioceseoftarlac.wix.com/ph/vicariates#!__vicariates