Sergio Utleg

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Sergio Utleg

Archbishop of Tuguegarao
InstalledJune 15, 2011
PredecessorDiosdado Talamayan
Other posts
  • Bishop of Ilagan
  • Bishop of Laoag
Ordination30 March 1968
Consecration17 March 1997
Personal details
Born (1943-09-11) September 11, 1943 (age 75)
Solana, Cagayan
DenominationRoman Catholic

Sergio Lasam Utleg, D.D., (born in Solana, Cagayan, September 11, 1943),[1] is a prelate of the Roman Catholic Church in the Philippines. He is the current Archbishop of Tuguegarao in Tuguegarao, Philippines and succeeded archbishop Diosdado Talamayan.

Styles of
Sergio Utleg
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Reference styleThe Most Reverend
Spoken styleYour Excellency
Religious styleArchbishop
Posthumous stylenot applicable

Life and church[edit]

Sergio Utleg was ordained priest of Tuguegarao, Philippines in March 30, 1968. He was ordained Bishop on March 17, 1997 in St. Peter's Cathedral, Tuguegarao, Cagayan. He then succeeded as Bishop of Ilagan on July 26, 1999. Then-Bishop Utleg was appointed by Pope Benedict XVI as Bishop of Laoag on November 26, 2006.[2]

Archbishop of Tuguegarao[edit]

On June 16, 2011, Pope Benedict XVI has elevated Laoag Bishop Sergio Utleg to Archbishop of Tuguegarao replacing retiring Archbishop Diosdado Talamayan.[3][4]


  1. ^ "MOST REV. Sergio Lasam Utleg, D.D." CBCP Online. Retrieved 16 June 2011.
  2. ^ "Archbishop Socrates B. Villegas installed as Archbishop of Lingayen-Dagupan". Catholic Hierarchy. 16 June 2011. Retrieved 16 June 2011.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "Benedict promotes 3 Pinoy bishops". Manila Times. Archived from the original on 2011-12-17. Retrieved 16 June 2011.
  4. ^ In Caelo et in Terra: "Congratulations to a Philippine bishop" June 16, 2011

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Diosdado Talamayan
Archbishop of Tuguegarao
June 15, 2011 - Present
Succeeded by