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Roman Catholic Diocese of Romblon

Diocese of Romblon
Dioecesis Rombloniensis
Diyosesis ng Romblon
Country  Philippines
Ecclesiastical province Capiz
Metropolitan Capiz
Area 1,567 km2 (605 sq mi)
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
258,176 (82.7%)
Denomination Roman Catholic
Sui iuris church Latin Church
Rite Roman Rite
Established 19 December 1974
Cathedral Cathedral of St Joseph in Romblon
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Narciso Villaver Abellana
Metropolitan Archbishop Jose Advincula
Vicar General Nonato Ernie Fetalino

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Romblon (Lat: Dioecesis Rombloniesis) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in the Philippines.

Erected in 1974, the diocese has experienced no jurisdictional changes, and is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Capiz. As of April 2013 the diocese had no bishop (sede vacante).


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