Roman Catholic Territorial Prelature of Infanta

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Territorial Prelature of Infanta
Praelatura Territorialis Infantensis
Teritoryal Prelatura ng Infanta
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Location
Country Philippines
Territory Municipalities of Infanta, General Nakar, Real, Burdeos, Panukulan, Patnanogan, Jomalig and Polillo Islands in Quezon and Province of Aurora
Ecclesiastical province Lipa
Metropolitan Lipa
Statistics
Area 7,189 km2 (2,776 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
445,938
387,966 (87.0%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Sui iuris church Latin Church
Rite Roman Rite
Cathedral Cathedral of Infant Jesus of Prague and St Mark the Evangelist in Infanta, Quezon
Current leadership
Bishop Sede Vacante
Metropolitan Archbishop Ramon Arguelles
Emeritus Bishops Julio Xavier Labayen Prelate Emeritus (1978-2003)

The Territorial Prelature of Infanta (Latin: Praelatura Territorialis Infantensis) is a Roman Catholic territorial prelature located in the municipality of Infanta, Quezon, in the Ecclesiastical province of Lipa in the Philippines.

Map of the Prelature

History[edit]

  • April 25, 1950: Established as the Territorial Prelature of Infanta from the Diocese of Lipa

Leadership[edit]

Jurisdiction[edit]

Vicariate of Infant Jesus and Saint Mark[edit]

  • Divine Infant Jesus of Prague and Saint Mark Parish - Infanta, Quezon
  • Saints Joachim and Anne Parish - General Nakar, Quezon
  • Saint Raphael the Archangel Parish - Real, Quezon
  • Saint Joseph Quasi-Parish - Llavac, Real, Quezon

Vicariate of Saint Joseph[edit]

  • Saint Joseph Shrine - Polilio, Quezon
  • Saint Raphael the Archangel Parish - Burdeos, Quezon
  • Saint John the Baptist Parish - Panukulan, Quezon
  • Saint Isidore Parish - Patnanugan, Quezon
  • Nuestra Señora dela Salvacion Parish - Jomalig, Quezon

Vicariate of San Luis Obispo[edit]

  • San Louis Obispo Parish - Baler, Aurora
  • San Luis Rey Parish - San Luis, Aurora
  • Saint Vincent Ferrer Parish - Ma. Aurora, Aurora
  • Ina ng Sambayanan ng mga Dukha Parish - Quirino, Ma. Aurora, Quezon
  • Saint Therese of the Infant Jesus Parish - Dipaculao, Aurora
  • Saint Patrick Parish - Dingalan, Aurora

Vicariate of Saint Anthony de Padua[edit]

  • Saint Anthony de Padua Parish - Casiguran, Aurora
  • Saint Isidore the Farmer Parish - Dinalungan, Aurora
  • Saint Joseph the Worker Parish - Dilasag, Aurora
  • Nuestra Señora dela Salvacion Parish - Bianoan, Casiguran, Aurora

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