Diocese of Alaminos
Diosis na Alaminos
Diocesis ti Alaminos
Diyosesis ng Alaminos
|Territory||Western Pangasinan (Agno, Aguilar, Alaminos, Anda, Bani, Bolinao, Bugallon, Burgos, Dasol, Infanta, Labrador, Mabini, Mangatarem, Sual)|
|Area||2,449 km2 (946 sq mi)|
- Catholics (including non-members)
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|Sui iuris church||Latin Church|
|Established||January 12, 1985|
|Cathedral||Cathedral-Parish of St. Joseph the Patriarch in Alaminos|
|Patron saint||St. Joseph the Patriarch|
|Metropolitan Archbishop||Socrates B. Villegas|
|Apostolic Administrator||Most. Rev. Fidelis Bautista Layog, D.D.|
|Vicar General||Rev. Fr. Lain Mayo|
|Bishops emeritus||Jesus Aputen Cabrera|
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Alaminos (Latin: Dioecesis Alaminensis) is a Roman Rite diocese of the Latin Church of the Catholic Church in the Philippines.
The diocese was erected on January 12, 1985, and comprises 14 municipalities in the western part of the province of Pangasinan. The diocese has experience no jurisdictional changes, and is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan.
The see became vacant upon the appointment of Bishop Ricardo Lingan Baccay as archbishop of Tuguegarao on October 18, 2019. On January 14, 2020, Pope Francis appointed Fidelis Bautista Layog Auxiliary Bishop of Lingayen-Dagupan as the Apostolic Administrator of the diocese.
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