Diocese of Digos

Bishop Afable

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Bishop Guillermo V. Afable

Home of the Clergy, Dona Aurora Street, 8002 Digos City, Davao del Sur, Philippines, Post Office Box 3771

(63) 82 553-2012,Mob:09294627868

Fax :(63) 82 553-5852


Bishop Guillermo Afable was born on April 3, 1951, in Davao City. He had his elementary and high school education at the Jesuit-run Ateneo de Davao University. He completed his college seminary training at St. Francis Xavier College Seminary in Davao City in 1972. He completed theology studies at St. Francis Xavier Regional Major Seminary in 1976. He was ordained priest on April 24, 1976, and appointed Auxiliary Bishop of Davao by Pope John Paul II on April 2, 2001. His episcopal ordination and installation were on July 12, 2001. The same pope appointed him Coadjutor Bishop of Digos on April 24, 2002, and he was installed on June 21, 2002. He was installed as second bishop of the Diocese of Digos on Feb. 11, 2003

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Bishop Generoso Camina, PME (Appointed: Dec. 20, 1979. Resigned: Feb. 11, 2003. Died: Feb. 1, 2007)