Diocese of Masbate

Bishop Bantolo

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Bishop Jose Salmorin Bantolo

Masbate Diocesan Pastoral Center Quezon St.,5400 Masbate City


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Jose Salmorin was Born on November 12 ,1960 in Guisijan, Laua-an ,Antique. His Appointment as Bishop was on June 15 ,2011.He was Ordained on August 22,2011.Installation was on September 6,2011.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Bishop Joel Baylon (February 14, 1998 – October 1, 2009 - now bishop of Legazpi)
  • Bishop Porfirio R. Iligan † (June 17, 1968 – February 14, 1998)
  • Msgr. Caluya III Claro (-)

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