Parishes & Parochial Clergy

A. Central Region:
Episcopal Vicar: Rev. Fr. Leroy Geli

BORONGAN (Founded: Pre-1768)
6800 Eastern Samar
Tels. (055) 261-2294; 330-1355
Pop.: 29, 091; Cath.:
Titular: The Nativity of Our Lady, September 8
Team Ministry: Rev. Fr. Roneil Canillas (Moderator), Rev. Fr. Joberto Picardal, Rev. Fr. Benito Noroña,  Rev. Fr. Cyrain Cabueñas, Rev. Fr. Joaquin Bertos

LALAWIGAN, BORONGAN (Founded: June 29, 1964)
6800 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 12, 697; Cath.:
Titular: Assumption of Our Lady, August 15
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Ryan Renato Lopez

MAYPANGDAN, BORONGAN (Founded as Quasi-Parish: June 20, 2003; As Parish-July 16, 2005)
6800 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 12, 765; Cath.:
Titular: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, July 14
Parish Priest: Rev. Eutiquio B. Belizar, Jr.

SAN JULIAN (Founded: April 29, 1887)
6814 (formerly Libas, Nonoc), Eastern Samar
Pop.: 13, 748; Cath.:
Titular: Our Lady of the Seven Sorrows, July 16
Parish Priest: Rev. Msgr. Lope C. Robredillo

MAYDOLONG (Founded: Nov. 18, 1956)
6802 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 12,765; Cath.:
Titular: St. Roch, Aug.16
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Arturo Cablao, Jr.

BALANGKAYAN (Founded: Sept. 8, 1961)
(Formerly San Buenaventura), 6801 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 9, 165; Cath.:
Titular: St. Bonaventure, July 15
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Dennis de Leon

LLORENTE (Founded May 14, 1851)
6803 (Formerly Lanang) Eastern Samar
Pop.: 18, 982; Cath.:
Titular: St Anthony of Padua, June 13
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Marlon Gacho,
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Jan Michael Gadicho

  Assistant:  Rev. Fr. Paul Anthony Abordo

HERNANI (Founded: Jan. 4, 1864)
(formerly Nag-as), 6804 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 8, 070; Cath.:
Titular.: Our Lady of Seven Sorrows, September 15
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Joseph Nicolas

GEN MACARTHUR (Founded: Nov. 30, 1948)
(Formerly Pambujan Sur),6805 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 13, 203; Cath.:
Titular: St. Joseph, Husband of Mary, August 27
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Edgar Abucejo

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B. Southern Region:
Episcopal Vicar: Rev. Fr. Joberto Picardal

GUIUAN (Founded: Pre-1768)
(Formerly Butag), 6809 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 26, 050; Cath.:
Titular: Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception, Dec. 8
Team Ministry: Rev. Fr. Moises Campo, Jr., moderator,  Rev. Fr. Bernard Aljibe, Rev. Fr. Kim Camora,

SULANGAN, GUIUAN (Founded: Jan. 6, 1957)
6809 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 4, 844; Cath.:
Titular: St. Anthony of Padua, June 13
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Joberto Picardal
Parochial Vicars: Rev. Fr. Antonio Alconaba,  Rev. Fr. Manny Lunario (Assistant)

CASUGURAN, HOMONHON ISLAND, GUIUAN (Founded: April 24, 1979)
6809 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 3, 940; Cath.:
Titular: St. John the Baptist, June 24
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Jiovanni Bandoy

BUENAVISTA, MANICANI ISLAND, GUIUAN (Founded as Quasi Parish: Oct. 30, 1996; As Parish: March 5, 1999)

6809 Eastern Samar

Pop.: 4, 771; Cath.:
Titular: St. Lorenzo Ruiz de Manila, Sept. 27
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Lenenio Garcia

SAPAO, GUIUAN (Founded as Quasi-Parish: Mar. 5, 1999; As Parish: Sept 14, 2004)
6809 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 7, 432; Cath.:
Titular: Holy Cross, May 7
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Edwin Lanuevo

SALCEDO (Founded: Dec. 5, 1862)
(Formerly San Isidro de Sudao) 6807 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 13, 081; Cath.:
Titular: St. Isidore the Farmer, May 15
Parish Priest: Rev. Msgr. Alfredo Amistoso;  Rev. Fr. Brigido Bagunas (Assistant)

BUABUA, SALCEDO (Founded Quasi-Parish: March 5, 2006)

6807 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 3, 864; Cath.:
Titular: Our Lady of Salvation, May 25
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Edwin Juaban

MATARINAO, SALCEDO (Founded: Aug. 21, 1959)
6807 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 3, 025; Cath.:
Titular: Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary, Oct. 15
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Jerome Daganta

MERCEDES (Founded: Oct. 25, 1894; re-erected Feb. 22, 1964)
6808 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 5, 369; Cath.:
Titular: St. Francis of Assisi, May 1
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Ruben Baquilod

BALANGIGA (Founded: April 1, 1854)
6812 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 12, 756; Cath.
Titular: St. Lawrence the Martyr, Aug. 10
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Serafin Tybaco, Jr.

QUINAPONDAN (Founded: Oct. 25, 1894)
6812 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 12, 852; Cath.:
Titular: St. Nicholas of Tolentine, September 10.
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Priscillano Elardo, Jr.

GIPORLOS (Founded: Dec. 5, 1955)
6811 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 12, 040; Cath.:
Titular: Our Lady of Remedies
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Joseph Orsal

LAWAAN (Founded: Sept 8, 1961)
6813 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 11, 612; Cath.:
Titular: Sto. Niño, May 8
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr.  Rey Anthony Navidad, Rev. Fr. James Abella (Assistant)

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C. Northern Region:
Episcopal Vicar: Rev. Fr. Dan Gañas

SULAT (Founded: Pre-1768)
6815 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 15, 184; Cath.:
Titular: St. Ignatius of Loyola, July 31
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr.  Nemesio Quiloña
Parochial Vicar: Rev. Fr. Arturo Gonzales

TAFT (Founded: Pre-1768) (Formerly Tubig)
6816 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 17, 183; Cath.:
Titular: St. James the Greater, July 25
Parish Priest: Rev.  Fr. Adamson Albert
Parochial Vicars: Rev. Fr. Edmel Raagas, Fr. Emmanuel Carilla

CAN-AVID (Founded: July 10, 1956)
(Formerly Maria Angeles) 6816 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 19, 785; Cath.:
Titular: Our Lady Queen of Angels, August 2
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr.  Roderick Rodeles

DOLORES (Founded: Apr. 20, 1878)
(Formerly Bacod, Jubasan, Paric)
6817 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 27, 586; Cath.:
Titular: St. Joachim the Patriarch, Aug. 16
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr.  Philip Campomanes
Parochial Vicars: Rev. Fr. Christian Ofilan

MASLOG (Founded Quasi-Parish: Dec. 8, 1982)
6817 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 4, 781; Cath.:
Titular: St. Isidore the Farmer, May 24
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Jonas Rebamontan

HINOLASO, DOLORES (Founded: Quasi Parish: March 5, 2006; Parish: September 2012)
6817 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 10, 326; Cath.:
Titular: St. John the Baptist, June 24
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Romeo Lito Cardoso

ORAS (Founded: Aug. 31, 1863)
6818 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 34, 760; Cath.:
Titular: St. Peter of Alcantara, Oct. 19
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Dan Gañas
Parochial Vicars: Rev. Fr.  John Alcantara, Rev. Fr. Luisito Guial, Rev. Fr. Johnan Heinrich Palada

JIPAPAD (Founded: Nov. 5, 1957)
6819 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 7, 397; Cath.:
Titular: Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary, October 7
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Simplicio Gaganao, FdCC

SAN POLICARPO (Founded: Dec. 26, 1959)
(Formerly Bunga) 6821 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 13, 836; Cath.:
Titular: St. Mary Magdalene, July 22
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Anthony Lugo

ARTECHE (Founded: Oct. 1, 1955)
(Formerly: San Ramon) 6822 Eastern Samar
Pop.: 15, 164; Cath.:
Titular: St. Raymund Nonnatus, August 31
Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Guido Ditalo

CONCEPCION

Parish Priest:  Fr. Romel Arce