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DIOCESE

Prelatura Infantensis                                                                                 Infanta

Suffragan of Lipa

Created: April 25, 1950. Erected: September 5, 1950.
Comprises the northern part of Quezon Province, the
Archipelago of Polillo, Islands of Jomalig, Patnanungan
and the Province of Aurora. Titular: Divine Infant Jesus of
Prague and St. Mark, the Evangelist.

Bishop Prelate

Most Reverend
BERNARDINO C. CORTEZ, DD
Born: July 3, 1949 in Parañaque City. Ordained Priest: June 23, 1974. Appointed
Bishop of Infanta: October 27, 2014. Installed Bishop of Infanta:
January 23, 2015.
Roman Catholic Prelate of Infanta
Bishop’s Residence
48-A Plaridel Street, Poblacion 38
Infanta 4336 Quezon
Tel./Fax: (042) 535-4025
Prelates of the Prelature of Infanta
Rufino J. Santos, DD
(Titular Bishop of Barca) Apostolic Administrator
September 5, 1950 - July 10, 1951
Patrick H. Shanley, OCD, DD
(Titular Bishop of Sophene)
July 11, 1951 - September 12, 1960
Joseph M. Flanery, OCD
Apostolic Administrator
September 12, 1960 - June 22, 1961
Julio Xavier Labayen, OCD
Apostolic Administrator
June 23, 1961 - July 25, 1966
Julio Xavier Labayen, OCD, DD
(Titular Bishop of Sinnuara)
Prelate Ordinary of Infanta, July 6, 1966 to August 2003
Rolando J. Tria Tirona, OCD, DD
(Titular Bishop of Vultura)
Bishop of Infanta, August 2003 - November 13, 2012

PRESENT STATUS

Personnel:
Bishop… …………………… 1
Priests:
Active in the Diocese… …19
Active in Other
Dioceses in the Phils.…… 3
On Study Leave… ……… 2
Retired Priests… …………… 8
Total… ………………………34
Seminary & Seminarians:
Theology… ………………… 1
Religious Orders/Congregations:
Female… ……………………15
Religious Priests:
Filipino… …………………… 1
Foreigner… ………………… 1
Total……………………… 2
Secular Institutes:
Male… ………………………11
Female… ……………………16
Total………………………27
Religious Sisters:
Filipinos………………………15
Necrology:
Bishop… …………………… 1
Priests… …………………… 4
Total……………………… 5
Diocesan Divisions:
Districts……………………… 2
Vicariates… ………………… 4
Parishes………………………18
Chaplaincies………………… 2
Chapels…………………… 255
Other Institutions:
Clinics… …………………… 2
Retreat Centers……………… 3
Radio Stations… …………… 2
Diocesan-Owned &
Administered Schools:
Kindergarten………… 6 / 200
Grade Schools… …… 8 / 977
High Schools……… 11 / 3,647
Colleges………………2 / 1,814
Total…………… 27 / 6,638

DIOCESAN CURIA
Chancery Office
Roman Catholic Prelate of Infanta
Prelature of Infanta
Infanta, 4336 Quezon
Tel.: (042) 535-2163
Fax: (042) 535-2163
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CURIA ADMINISTRATION & FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

Executive Officers of Curia Operations:
Chancellor: Rev. Fr. Ceferino S. Valenzuela Jr.
Oeconomus: Fr. Nilvon Co Villanueva
Cashier: Ms. Fely Arcales, NDV
Financial Secretary: Mrs. Lalaine E. Raynera

PASTORAL ADMINISTRATION

Chairperson: Most Rev. Bernardino C. Cortez, DD
Members: Vicars Forane
Vicariate of the Divine Infant
Jesus of Prague: Fr. Nilvon Villanueva
Vicariate of St. Joseph: Fr. Mario Establecida
Vicariate of San Luis Obispo: Fr. Andres Lumasac
Vicariate of St. Anthony de Padua: Fr. Jose Francisco Talaban

PASTORAL FORMATION

Chairperson: Most Rev. Bernardino C. Cortez, DD
Members: Vicars for Formation
Vicariate of the Divine Infant
Jesus of Prague: Fr. Nilvon Villanueva
Vicariate of St. Joseph: Fr. Mario Establecida
Vicariate of San Luis Obispo: Fr. Andres Lumasac
Vicariate of St. Anthony de Padua: Fr. Jose Francisco Talaban
Yapak Director: Fr. Luciano Pili
Commission on Clergy:
Fr. Mario O. Establecida;
Fr. Ariel Loterte;
Fr. Floro D. Avenilla;
Fr. Eusebio Molde;
Fr. Nilvon Co Villanueva;
Fr. Luciano Pili
Vocation Directors:
Fr. Froilan Rivera (Quezon);
Fr. Nilvon Co Villanueva (Aurora)
Catechetical Director:
Fr. Ariel Loterte (Quezon);
Fr. Andres Lumasac (Aurora)
Liturgy: Fr. Floro D. Avenilla; Fr. Nilvon C. Villanueva
Social Action: Coordinators: (Aurora) Fr. Israel Gabriel
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San Luis Rey Parish, San Luis,
Aurora (Quezon) Fr. Nilvon Villanueva
Social Action Center, Bahay Pagasa
Compound, Mabini St., Poblacion 38, Infanta, 4336 Quezon
Tel.: (042) 535-4213
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Propagation of Faith: Fr. Miguel Floro D. Avenilla
Biblical Apostolate: Fr. Froilan Rivera
Bible School: Fr. Mario O. Establecida
Indigenous People’s Apostolate: Fr. Pete Montallana
Family & Life Apostolate:
Fr. Noel Valencia (Aurora);
Fr. Reymar Olila (Quezon)
Youth Ministry:
Fr. Ceferino Valenzuela (Quezon);
Fr. Erlito Poblete (Aurora)

PARISHES AND PAROCHIAL CLERGY

Vicariate of Infant Jesus and St. Mark
Vicar Forane: Fr. Nilvon Co Villanueva
Divine Infant Jesus Of Prague And Saint Mark Parish (F-1578), Infanta, 4336 Quezon
Tel.: (042) 535-2597
Titular: Divine Infant Jesus of
Prague and Saint Mark the Evangelist, April 25
Parish Priest: Fr. Nilvon Villanueva
Mobile: (0917) 320-1788
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Parochial Vicars: Fr. Raymond F. Vijandre, AM
Mobile: 0920-275-4312
Fr. Rene Esteban P. Villaflor
Mobile: 0920-867-3805
Priest Attached to Infanta: Fr. Francis Lucas
Sts. Anne & Joachim Parish (F-1949), Gen. Nakar, 4338 Quezon
Tel.: (042) 535-7112
Titular: Sts. Anne & Joachim, July 26
Parish Administrator: Fr. Ceferino S. Valenzuela Jr.
Mobile: 0999-345-0051
St. Rafael The Archangel Parish (F-1963), Real, 4335 Quezon
Tel.: (042) 536-6410
Titular: St. Rafael the Archangel, October 24
Parish Administrator: Fr. Demetrio Nohay
Mobile: 0921-301-8245
Attached Priest: Fr. Noe Ramos
St. Joseph Quasi-Parish, Llavac, Real, Quezon
Titular: St. Joseph, the Husband
Administrator: Fr. Arnel Riofrio, FLP
Mobile: 0927-509-6766
Vicariate of St. Joseph
Vicar Forane: Fr. Mario O. Establecida
St. Joseph Shrine (F-1587), Polillo, 4339 Quezon
Titular: St. Joseph the Husband, March 19
Parish Priest: Fr. Mario O. Establecida
Mobile: (0921) 751-5114
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Parochial Vicar: Fr. Isabelo Abuan III, AM
St. Rafael Parish (F-1949), Burdeos, 4340 Quezon
Titular: St. Rafael, the Archangel, October 24
Parish Priest: Fr. Erlito Poblete
Mobile: (0921) 631-0257
St. John The Baptist Parish (F-1962), Panukulan, 4337 Quezon
Titular: St. John de Baptist, June 24
Parish Priest: Fr. Renante Orain, AM
Mobile: (0905) 510-7137
St. Isidore Parish (F-1962), Patnanungan, 4341 Quezon
Titular: San Isidro Labrador, May 15
Parish Priest: Fr. Juvy Crisostomo, AM
Mobile: (0908) 241-2565
Nuestra Señora De La Salvacion Parish (F-1961), Jomalig, 4342 Quezon
Titular: Nuestra Señora de la Salvacion, May 17
Parish Priest: Fr. Joseph Ciar, AM
Mobile: (0915) 127-2612
Vicariate of San Luis Obispo
Vicar Forane: Fr. Andres Lumasac
San Luis Obispo Parish (F-1609), Baler, 3200 Aurora
Titular: San Luis Obispo, Aug. 19
Parish Priest: Fr. Andres Lumasac
Mobile: (0998) 982-2427
Parochial Vicar: Fr. Miguel Angelo B. Ortiz
San Luis Rey Parish (F-1963), San Luis 3201 Aurora
Titular: San Luis Rey, August 25
Parish Priest: Fr. Ariel Loterte
Mobile: (0917) 320-1788
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St. Vincent Ferrer Parish (F-1962),
Maria Aurora, 3202 Aurora
Titular: St. Vincent Ferrer, April 5
Parish Priest: Fr. Floro Avenilla
Mobile: (0928) 508-0066
Ina Ng Sambayanan Ng Mga Dukha
Parish (F-1996), Quirino, Maria Aurora, 3202 Aurora
Titular: Ina ng Sambayanan ng mga Dukha, September 8
Parish Administrators: Fr. Lito Cruz, FLP
Mobile: 0918-202-0845
St. Therese Of The Infant Jesus Parish (F-1963), Dipaculao, Aurora
Titular: St. Therese of the Infant Jesus, October 1
Parish Priest: Fr. Israel Gabriel
St. Patrick Parish (F-1969), Dingalan, 3207 Aurora
Titular: St. Patrick, March 17
Parish Priest: Fr. Froilan Rivera
Mobile: (0939) 905-3973
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Vicariate of St. Anthony de Padua
Vicar Forane: Fr. Jose Francisco Talaban
St. Anthony De Padua Parish (F-1609), Casiguran, 3204 Aurora
Titular: St. Anthony, June 13
Parish Priest: Fr. Jose Francisco Talaban
Mobile: (0947) 890-5969
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St. Isidore The Farmer Parish (F-1966), Dinalungan, 3206 Aurora
Titular: St. Isidore the Farmer May 15
Parish Priest: Fr. Emmanuel Leyran
St. Joseph The Worker Parish (F-1991), Dilasag, 3205 Aurora
Titular: St. Joseph the Worker May 1
Parish Priest: Fr. Ramil Sabello, FLP
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Mobile: (47) 896-6922
Nuestra Señora De La Salvacion (F-1995), Bianoan, Casiguran, 3204 Aurora
Titular: Nuestra Señora de la Salvacion, May 25
Parish Priest: Fr. Noel Valencia
Mobile: (0998) 497-5028

SEMINARIES

St. Joseph Formation House, 36 Matatag Street, Brgy. Pinyahan Quezon City
Tel.: (02) 927-8764
Rector: Fr. Dave Capucao
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Spiritual Director: Fr. Luciano Pili
Mobile: 0920-902-3491
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Diocesan Clergy With No Parish Assignment
Seminary: Rector/SD:
Fr. Luciano Pili;
Fr. Froilan Rivera;
Fr. Arnel Dave Capucao
Study Leave:
Fr. Francis Clemente;
Fr. Reymar Olila
On Leave: Fr. Francisco Makabenta
Retired:
Fr. Alberto C. Salamatin;
Fr. Roque Bitancur;
Fr. Noe Ramos

Catholic Education Administration And Management
Catholic Association Of Schools In The Prelature Of Infanta (CASPI)
Superintendent: Rev. Fr. Andres Lumasac
President: Bp. Bernardino Cortez
Board of Trustees: All School Heads
Mt. Carmel School of Infanta (MCSI) (F-1962), Infanta, 4336 Quezon
Tel.: (042) 535 2596
Principals - HS: Ms. Ma. Sylla C.
Cabrias, NVD; Elem.: Ms. Socorro M. Cruz, NDV
Mt. Carmel High School (F-1990), Gen. Nakar, 4338 Quezon
Principal: Sr. Hermosilla Mitaran, ACT
Mt. Carmel School of Polillo (MCSP) (F-1962), Polillo, 4339 Quezon
Principal: Sr. Helen Bacullo, SPC
Mt. Carmel High School (F-1949), Burdeos, 4340 Quezon
Principal: Sr. Conception Estiandan, MSM
St. Isidore Diocesan School (F-2004), Patnanungan, 4341 Quezon
Director: Fr. Juvy Crisostomo, AM
Mt. Carmel College (F-1947), Baler, 3200 Aurora
Exec. Vice President: Fr. Andres Lumasac
College Affairs Officer: Mr. Rowel Olila
Principal Basic Education Dept.: Mrs. Virgina Sacramento
Mt. Carmel School of San Luis (F-1962), San Luis, 3201 Aurora
Principal: Mr. Rogelio Pio
Mt. Carmel School of Maria Aurora (MCSMA) (F-1952),
Maria Aurora, 3202 Aurora
Principal: Mr. Jouie de Leon
St. John Karash Memorial High School (F-1966), Dipaculao, 3203 Aurora
Principal: Sr. Marife Cerilla, cmsstcj
St. Patrick Academy (F-1968), Dingalan, 3207 Aurora
Mt. Carmel College (F-1968), Casiguran, 3204 Aurora
OIC Dean of College & Basic Education,
Principal: Dr. Virginia Sacramento
Mt Carmel School of Dinalungan, St.
Isidore Parish Compound, Dinalungan, 3205 Aurora
Principal: Sr. Cherry Tulabing, AMP
Our Lady of Consolacion Learning Center, San Luis, Aurora
Principal: Sr. Alice Castillo, AMP

INSTITUTE OF CONSECRATED LIFE/SOCIETIES OF APOSTOLIC LIFE


MEN

Alagad ni Maria (AM)
Franciscans of Our Lady of the Poor (FLP)
Missionary Volunteers (MIVO)

WOMEN

Apostles in Contemporary Times (ACT)
Augustinian Missionaries of the Philippines (AMP)
Congregation of Our Lady of Sion (NDS)
Congregation of the Sisters of St. Paul de Chartress (SPC)
Franciscans of Our Lady of the Poor (FLP)
Missionary Catechists of St. Therese of the Infant Jesus (MCST)
Missionary Sisters of Mary (MSM)
Notre Dame de Vie (NDV)
Order of Discalced Carmelite Nuns of the Blessed Virgin Mary (OCD)
Carmelite Missionary Sisters of St. Therese of the Child Jesus (CMSSTCJ)
† Necrology †
2016: Bishop Julio Xavier Labayen, OCD, DD