Most Rev. Dennis Cabanada Villarojo, D.D., Ph.D.

Fifth Bishop of Malolos

BISHOP'S PROFILE

PERSONAL

Birth: April 18, 1967

Place of Birth: Cebu City

Presbyteral Ordination: June 10, 1994, Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral, Cebu City

Episcopal Ordination: August 10, 2015, Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral, Cebu City

EDUCATION AND SEMINARY FORMATION

High School: University of San Jose – Recoletos, Cebu City

College: San Carlos Seminary College, Cebu

Philosophy: Pontifical & Royal University of Santo Tomas, Manila

Theology: Pontifical & Royal University of Santo Tomas, Manila

Post-graduate Studies:

Licentiate in Ecclesiastical Philosophy, Pontifical & Royal University of Santo Tomas, Manila

Doctor of Philosophy, Pontifical University of the Holy Cross, Rome, Italy

MINISTRY

1994 – 1998 – Personal Secretary to His Eminence, Ricardo J. Cardinal Vidal, Archbishop of Cebu

1999 – 2001 – Study Leave (Rome, Italy)

2002 – 2010 – Personal Secretary to His Eminence, Ricardo J. Cardinal Vidal, Archbishop of Cebu

2002 – 2010 – Coordinator, Cebu Archdiocesan Pastoral Planning Board

2010 – 2019 – Chairman, Team of Pastors, Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Parish, Capitol Site, Cebu City

2012- 2016 – Secretary-General, 51st International Eucharistic Congress, Cebu City (2016)

2015 – 2019 – Auxiliary Bishop of Cebu

CBCP ASSIGNMENTS

2019 – 2021 – Vice Chairman, Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines – Episcopal Commission on Social Communications and Mass Media

 

EPISCOPAL COAT OF ARMS