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Apostolic Vicariate of Taytay

Vicariatus Apostolicus Taytayensis[1]

Bikaryato Apostoliko ng Taytay
Vicariato Apostolico de Taytay
Coat of arms
Country Philippines
TerritoryNorthern Palawan (Agutaya, Araceli, Busuanga, Coron, Culion, Cuyo, Dumaran, El Nido, Linapacan, Magsaysay, Roxas, San Vicente, Taytay) [1]
Ecclesiastical provinceDirectly Exempt to the Holy See
DenominationRoman Catholic
Sui iuris churchLatin Church
RiteRoman Rite
Established26 May 2002[1]
CathedralSaint Joseph the Worker Cathedral
Current leadership
Major ArchbishopJose Advincula
Vicar ApostolicBroderick Pabillo[1]
Metropolitan ArchbishopJose Advincula
Vicar GeneralReynante Aguanta
Bishops emeritusEdgardo Sarabia Juanich (2002–2018)

The Apostolic Vicariate of Taytay is a Latin Catholic pre-diocesan missionary jurisdiction in the island of Palawan in the Philippines.

It is not a part of any ecclesiastical province as it is directly subject to the Holy See (under the jurisdiction of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples), yet for the purpose of apostolic cooperation usually grouped with the Archdiocese of Manila, along with the Roman Catholic Apostolic Vicariate of Puerto Princesa.

Its episcopal see is the Cathedral of Saint Joseph the Worker, in Taytay, Palawan.

Nuestra Señora de la Consolacion y Correa de Cuyo of Cuyo, Palawan was granted of Episcopal Coronation of 2022, making her the first Marian image receive such an honor.


It was established on 27 March 2002[1] as the Apostolic Vicariate of Taytay when it split off from the Apostolic Vicariate of Palawan. The latter then became the Apostolic Vicariate of Puerto Princesa.

Apostolic Vicars of Taytay

Bishop Period in Office Coat of Arms
1. Edgardo Juanich May 13, 2002 appointed – November 14, 2018 Resigned
2. Broderick Pabillo June 29, 2021 appointed – present

See also


  1. ^ a b c d e f "Apostolic Vicariate of Taytay". Claretian Publications. 29 May 2017. Archived from the original on 5 August 2018. Retrieved 29 March 2019.