Vicariate of St. Mary Magdalene

The Vicariate of St. Mary Magdalene is the last vicariate in the southern part of the Diocese of Bacolod. It is composed of five parishes, one chaplaincy and one mission station with Sta. Maria Magdalena Parish as the Vicariate seat.

This vicariate covers the three Municipalities of Hinigaran, San Enrique and Pontevedra. Under this vicariate are the parishes of the Mary Help of All Christians Quasi-Parish in Barangay Aranda, The Our Lady of Candles Parish in San Enrique, the Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Parish in Barangay Miranda and the chaplaincy of Sta. Helena in Barangay Paticui, Hinigaran and the St. Francis Xavier Mission Station in Barangay Bulubito-on in Hinigaran.

Very Rev. Fr. Danilo G. Cenal, VF

Vicar Forane


Sta. Magdalena

Hinigaran, Negros Occidental

Monday: 5:45 Panimbahon
Tuesday: 5:45 Panimbahon
Wednesday: 5:45 am
Thursday: 5:45 am
Friday: 5:45 am
Saturday: 5:45 am
Sunday: 5:00 am, 7:00 am, 9:00 am, 3:30 pm, 5:00 pm

Very Rev. Fr. Danilo G. Cenal, VF

Ordination Date: July 22, 1991

Birth Date: June 8, 1962

Our Lady of the Holy Rosary

Miranda, Pontevedra, Negros Occidental

(034) 377-7767

Monday: No Mass
Tuesday: No Mass
Wednesday: Novena Mass - 5:00 pm
Thursday: 6:00 am
Friday: 6:00 am
Saturday: 6:00 am
Sunday: 5:30 am, 7:30 pm

Rev. Fr. Serafin C. Nava

Ordination Date: April 1, 1993

Birth Date: July 15, 1959

St. Michael the Archangel

Pontevedra, Negros Occidental

(034) 377-7416/377-7226

Monday: 6:00 am
Tuesday: 6:00 am
Wednesday: 5:30 pm
Thursday: 6:00 am
Friday: 6:00 am
Saturday: 6:00 am
Sunday: 5:00 am, 7:00 am, 4:30 pm

Rev. Fr. Armando B. Onion

Ordination Date: May 3, 1982

Birth Date: February 2, 1958

Our Lady of Candles

San Enrique, Negros Occidental

(034) 377-7522

Monday: No Mass
Tuesday: No Mass
Wednesday: 4:30 pm
Thursday: 6:30 am
Friday: 6:30 am
Saturday: 6:30 am
Sunday: 6:30 am, 8:30 am

Rev. Fr. Alex S. Araneta

Ordination Date: April 22, 2002

Birth Date: December 18, 1972

Mary Help of Christians

Aranda, Hinigaran, Negros Occidental

Monday: No Mass
Tuesday: No Mass
Wednesday: 5:00 pm
Thursday: 5:00 pm
Friday: 5:00 pm
Saturday: No Mass
Sunday: 8:30 am

Rev. Fr. Thomas G. Tan

Ordination Date: December 5, 2002

Birth Date: January 15, 1973

Sta. Elena

Paticui, Hinigaran, Negros Occidental

Monday: 6:00 am
Tuesday: No Mass
Wednesday: Novena Mass - 5:00 pm
Thursday: 6:00 am
Friday: 6:00 am
Saturday: 6:00 am
Sunday: 7:30 am, 9:00 am

Rev. Fr. Samuel John M. TaƱoso

Ordination Date: May 20, 2014

Birth Date: May 6, 1984

St. Francis Xavier

Bulobito-on, Hinigaran, Negros Occidental

Monday: 6:00 am
Tuesday: No Mass
Wednesday: 6:00 am
Thursday: Area
Friday: 6:00 am
Saturday: Area
Sunday: 6:00 am, 4:30 pm every 1st and 3rd Sunday

Rev. Fr. Jacob E. Segurola

Ordination Date: December 5, 2002

Birth Date: August 4, 1975