Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Ozamiz

Philippines Philippines

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Continent: South and East Asia

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese Metr. Archdiocese

Name: Ozamiz / Ozamisan(us) (Latin)

Suffragan Sees: Dipolog, Iligan, Pagadian, Marawi

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

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Celebrations

Patron Saint: Immaculate Conception (December 8)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: April 10

Liturgical Calendar (National) 📅

History

Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2016.10.04 – ...):Archbishop Martin Sarmiento Jumoad (67)Archbishop Martin Sarmiento Jumoad (67)

Apostolic Administrator of Pagadian (Philippines)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Ozamiz (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Martin Sarmiento Jumoad (67)Archbishop Martin Sarmiento Jumoad (67)
(2016.10.04 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Ozamiz (Philippines)
Apostolic Administrator of Pagadian (Philippines)

Fides et spes

Born:1956.11.11 (Kinasang-am, Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1983.04.07
Consecrated Bishop:2002.01.10

Priest of Isabela (Philippines) (1983.04.07 – 2001.11.21)

Apostolic Administrator of Isabela (Philippines) (2001 – 2001.11.21)

Bishop-Prelate of Isabela (Philippines) (2001.11.21 – 2016.10.04)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Ozamiz (Philippines) (2016.10.04 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Pagadian (Philippines) (2024.01.03 – ...)

Archbishop Jesus Armamento Dosado, C.M.
(1983.01.24 – 2016.10.04)

Evangelizare pauperibus

Born:1939.09.01 (Ozamiz City, Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1966.05.28
Consecrated Bishop:1978.01.25
Died:2020.06.23 (Sogod, Philippines † 80)

Auxiliary Bishop of Cebu (Philippines) (1977.10.31 – 1979.06.04)

Titular Bishop of Nabala (1977.10.31 – 1981.07.29)

Auxiliary Bishop of Cagayan de Oro (Philippines) (1979.06.04 – 1981.07.29)

Bishop of Ozamiz (Philippines) (1981.07.29 – 1983.01.24)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Ozamiz (Philippines) (1983.01.24 – 2016.10.04)

Bishops of Ozamiz (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jesus Armamento Dosado, C.M. (later Archbishop)
(1981.07.29 – 1983.01.24)

(see above)

Bishop Jesus Yu Varela
(1971.02.17 – 1980.11.27)

Dum spiro spero

Born:1927.12.18 (Philippines)
Ordained Priest:1956.03.17
Consecrated Bishop:1967.04.30
Died:2018.02.23 († 90)

Titular Bishop of Tatilti (1967.03.28 – 1971.02.17)

Auxiliary Bishop of Zamboanga (Philippines) (1967.03.28 – 1971.02.17)

Bishop of Ozamiz (Philippines) (1971.02.17 – 1980.11.27)

Bishop of Sorsogon (Philippines) (1980.11.27 – 2003.04.16)

Prelates of Ozamiz (Roman Rite)

Bishop Patrick H. Cronin, S.S.C.M.E. (later Archbishop)
(1955.05.24 – 1970.10.13)

Born:1913.11.30 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1937.12.21
Consecrated Bishop:1955.09.25
Died:1991.02.19 († 77)

Titular Bishop of Ubaza (1955.05.24 – 1970.10.13)

Bishop-Prelate of Ozamiz (Philippines) (1955.05.24 – 1970.10.13)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Cagayan de Oro (Philippines) (1970.10.13 – 1988.01.05)

Special Churches

Churches by City (27)

Pagadian (↙), Dipolog (↖), Dumaguete (↑), Iligan (→)

Statistics (2021.12.31)

Area: 2,055 km²

Population: 470,485 Catholics (63.5% of 741,160 total)

Pastoral Centres: 29 parishes, 3 missions

Personnel: 47 priests (41 diocesan, 6 religious), 117 religious (10 brothers, 107 sisters), 27 seminarians

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Pastoral Centres

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Last updated on 2024.04.14

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