Diocese of San Pablo

Bishop Famadico

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Bishop Buenaventura Malayo Famadico

P.O. Box 8, 4000 San Pablo City, Philippines

(049)562.8301; 561-1857

Fax :561.1857

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Bishop Buenaventura M. Famadico, DD was born on July 13, 1956 at Banton, Romblon. He was ordained a priest on Oct. 25, 1983. Pope John Paul II appointed him Auxiliary Bishop of Lipa on July 10, 2002. He was ordained Bishop on June 19, 2002. On June 11, 2003, the pope appointed him Second Ordinary Bishop of Gumaca. On 25 Jan, 2013 the pope appointed him as the Bishop of San Pablo diocese.

Currently, he is a member of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines' (CBCP) Episcopal Commission on Clergy and the Episcopal Commission on Family and Life.

Bishop Famadico speaks English and Tagalog

Education

Elementary
Roxas Central School
1969
Secondary
St. Augustine Seminary, Calapan City
1973
Philosophy
Divine Word Seminary
1977
Theology
Divine Word Seminary
1984

Ministry

1984-1985 - Parochial Vicar, St. Joseph Parish
1986-1991 - Spiritual Director, St. Augustine Major Seminary
1991-1997 - Director, St. Augustine House of Spirituality
1994-1996 - Chaplain, St. Anne Chaplaincy
1996-1997 - Parish Priest, Holy Spirit Parish
1998-2002 - Parish Priest, Sto. Niño Parish, Calapan City

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