Zacharias Jimenez

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Zacarias Cenita Jimenez
Orders
Ordination 17 April 1973
Consecration 6 January 1995
Personal details
Birth name Zacarias Cenita Jimenez
Born(1947-11-05)November 5, 1947
Inabanga, Bohol, Philippines
Died April 19, 2018(2018-04-19) (aged 69)
Butuan, Philippines
Nationality Filipino
Denomination Roman Catholicism

Zacarias Cenita Jimenez (5 November 1947 – 19 April 2018) was a Filipino Roman Catholic bishop.

Biography

Born in 5 November 1947 in Inabanga, Bohol in the Philippines, Jimenez was ordained to the priesthood in 17 April 1973 at the St. Joseph's Cathedral in Tagbilaran. He was consecrated as bishop in 6 January 1995 at the St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City. [1]

Inabanga, Bohol Municipality of the Philippines in the province of Bohol

Inabanga, officially the Municipality of Inabanga,, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Bohol, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 45,880 people.

Bohol Province in Central Visayas, Philippines

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Founded | established_date = 25 March 1565
22 July 1854 | seat_type = Provincial Capital | seat = Tagbilaran | government_type = Sangguniang Panlalawigan | government_footnotes = | leader_title = Governor | leader_name = Edgar Chatto | leader_party = PDP-LABAN | leader_title1 = Vice governor | leader_name1 = Dionisio Balite (Independent) | leader_title2 = Provincial Board

Philippines Republic in Southeast Asia

The Philippines, officially the Republic of the Philippines, is an archipelagic country in Southeast Asia. Situated in the western Pacific Ocean, it consists of about 7,641 islands that are categorized broadly under three main geographical divisions from north to south: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The capital city of the Philippines is Manila and the most populous city is Quezon City, both part of Metro Manila. Bounded by the South China Sea on the west, the Philippine Sea on the east and the Celebes Sea on the southwest, the Philippines shares maritime borders with Taiwan to the north, Vietnam to the west, Palau to the east, and Malaysia and Indonesia to the south.

He served as bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Pagadian, Philippines, from 2 December 1994 to 11 June 2003. He then served as auxiliary bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Butuan, Philippines and as titular bishop of Arba from 11 June 2003 until his death. [2]

Roman Catholic Diocese of Pagadian diocese of the Catholic Church in the Philippines

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Pagadian is a Roman Rite diocese of the Latin Church of the Catholic Church in the Philippines.

Roman Catholic Diocese of Butuan diocese of the Catholic Church in the Philippines

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Butuan is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in the Philippines.

He was discharged from a hospital in 15 April 2018 after suffering a second stroke but died at 8:01 a.m on 19 April [1] due to acute respiratory failure in Butuan. [3]

Butuan Highly Urbanized City in Caraga, Philippines

Butuan, officially the City of Butuan, or simply known as Butuan City, is a 1st class highly urbanized city and regional center of the Caraga Region, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 337,063 people.

Notes

  1. 1 2 "Bishop Zacharias Jimenez sa Butuan Diocese, patay na" [Bishop Zacharias Jimenez of Butuan Diocese, now dead]. Bomba Radyo Philippines (in Butuanon). Bomba Radyo Butuan. 19 April 2018. Retrieved 21 April 2018.
  2. "Diocese of Pagadian, Philippines". gcatholic.org. Retrieved 2018-04-20.
  3. "Bishop Jimenez, Fr. Somosot pass away". Bohol Chronicle Daily. 19 April 2018. Retrieved 21 April 2018.

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