Diocese of Libmanan

Dioecesis Libmanana

Diyosesis kan Libmanan
Diyosesis ng Libmanan
Coat of arms of the Diocese of Libmanan.svg
SKK-Saradit na Kristyanong Komunidad
Seal of the Diocese
Location
Country Philippines
TerritoryFirst and Second Congressional District of Camarines Sur except Gainza
Ecclesiastical provinceCaceres
MetropolitanCaceres
Statistics
Area1,862 km2 (719 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics (including non-members)
(as of 2003)
423,485
387,108 (91.4%)
Information
DenominationRoman Catholic
Sui iuris churchLatin Church
RiteRoman Rite
EstablishedJune 19, 2009
CathedralCathedral of St James the Apostle in Libmanan
Patron saintSaint Joseph
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
BishopJosé R. Rojas
Metropolitan ArchbishopRolando Joven Tria Tirona
Vicar GeneralCamilo B. Palma, Jr.

The Diocese of Libmanan (Latin: Dioecesis Libmanana) is a Roman Catholic diocese located in the municipality of Libmanan in the Ecclesiastical province of Caceres in the Philippines.

History

Ordinaries

No Name In office Coat of arms
1. Bishop Prospero Nale Arellano December 9, 1989 – May 19, 2008
Coat of arms of Prospero Nale Arellano.svg
2. Bishop José Rojas Rojas Jr. May 19, 2008 – present
Coat of Arms of Jose R. Rojas.svg

Seminaries

References

Coordinates: 13°41′34″N 123°03′32″E / 13.6928°N 123.0590°E / 13.6928; 123.0590