The Roman Catholic Diocese of Tarlac ( la|Dioecesis Tarlacensis) is a diocese
of the Roman Catholic Church
comprising the whole civil province of Tarlac
(except Camp Servillano Aquino in San Miguel, Tarlac City, which belongs to the jurisdiction of the Military Ordinariate of the Philippines
) in the Philippines. The seat of Roman Rite Latin Church
diocese is the Saint Sebastian Cathedral
in Tarlac City
["Jurisdictions - Diocese of Tarlac"]
CBCP Online. Retrieved on 2014-12-14.
On February 16, 1963, the diocese was created from territories from both Diocese of San Fernando and the Diocese of Lingayen-Dagupan
. The diocese is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of San Fernando
Enrique V. Macaraeg is the current bishop whose appointment was made on March 31, 2016. He was ordained on May 24, 2016, and installed on the Cathedral on May 31, 2016.
*Jesus J. Sison: Mar 8, 1963 - Jan 21, 1988
*Florentino F. Cinense: Jan 21, 1988 - March 31, 2016
*Enrique V. Macaraeg: March 31, 2016 – present.
*Roman Catholicism in the Philippines
*List of Catholic dioceses in the Philippines
Category:Religion in Tarlac