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The Diocese of Butuan was represented in the recently concluded National Catholic Media Convention held in Davao City from Aug. 6-9, 2018.  The convention was organized by the Episcopal Commission on Social Communication headed by Bp. Mylo Vergara, D.D.

Updated: Sep 11, 2018

Bp. Zacharias Cenita Jimenez returned to the Father on April 19, 2018. Bishop Ite, as he was fondly called by the faithful, was appointed Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Butuan on June 11, 2003. He served the diocese in this capacity for six years until he resigned on May 7, 2009. After his resignation, Bp. Jimenez continued his ministry as Executive Director of the Diocese of Butuan Educational System Board, lecturer in Saint Peter College Seminary, and parish priest of Our Mother of Perpetual Help in Brgy. Holy Redeemer. He succumbed to a lingering illness last April.

Updated: Aug 14, 2018

One of the highlights of the Jubilee Celebration of the Diocese was the launching of the

commemorative stamp which took place in May 2017. Click the link for details of the launch. read more

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