ROLANDO OCTAVUS JOVEN TRIA TIRONA
ROLANDO OCTAVUS JOVEN TRIA TIRONA
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MOST REV. ROLANDO OCTAVUS JOVEN TRIA TIRONA, OCD, D.D.

Assignment:         Bishop of Prelature of Infanta

Address:                Bishop’s Residence, Infanta, Quezon
                                Tel. (042) 535 2163 ; 535 4025

Date of Birth:       July 22, 1946

Place of Birth:      Sampaloc, Manila 

Ordination to the Priesthood:      April 21, 1974 – Rome

Ordination to the Episcopate       December 29, 1994 – Manila Cathedral

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Elementary: (1952-1958)          Elementary Centro Escolar University Manila

Secondary: (1958-1962)            High School Centro Escolar University Manila

College: (1962-1965)                  Political Science San Beda College Manila

Philosophy: (1969)                    San Carlos Seminary, Makati

Ordination to the Priesthood:      April 21, 1974 – Rome

Ordination to the Episcopate       December 29, 1994 – Manila Cathedral

ASSIGNMENTS/POSITIONS

Member:(1976)                                Formation Team Carmelite Seminary Tugbok, Davao City

Novice Director: (1976-1978)      Carmelite Fathers Novitiate, Davao City

Member, Parish Team:(1978)     Mt. Carmel Shrine Parish, New Manila

Parish Team Member:(1978-1980)       Carmelite Shrine Parish, New Manila

Postulant Director: (1979)         Carmelite Seminary, Davao City

Professor: (1979)                          Formation Institute for Religious Davao City

Teaching Staff: (1979)                 Summer Institute of Spirituality MOL, Novaliches

Staff: (1980)                                   Summer Spirituality Seminar, Davao City

Spiritual Director: (1980)           St. Francis College Seminary, Davao City

Parish Priest: (1981)                    Mt. Carmel Shrine Parish, New Manila

Superior: (1981)                            Carmelite Community, New Manila

Provincial Councilor:(1981)      OCD

Parish Priest: (1981-1986)         Carmelite Shrine Parish, New Manila

Parish Team: (1983)                    St. Anthony Parish, Casiguran Aurora Province

Professor: (1983)                         CCD, Quezon City District

Staff: (1986-1990)                        BCC-CO Luzon

Rector: (1986-1990)                    Carmelite Scholasticate

OCD Provincial Councilor: (1987)    Monastery of St. John of the Cross New Manila

Rector: (1987)                               St. John of the Cross Seminary, New Manila

Professor: (1988)                         Mary Hill School of Theology

Religious Assistant: (1989)      To the Carmelite Nuns

Parish Priest: (1990-1992)        Carmelite Shrine Parish, New Manila

Provincial Superior: (1992-1994)

Auxiliary Bishop: (11.15.1994)  Appointed Auxiliary Bishop of Manila by Pope John Paul II for the Titular See Vulturara (Italy)

Bishop: (12.29.1994)           Ordination as Bishop: Immaculate Conception Cathedral (Manila)

Chairman: (1995-2005)         Episcopal Commission on Youth            

Appointed Apostolic Administrator: (1.20.1996)  Diocese of Malolos  

Bishop:(1.29.1997)                 Installed Bishop of Malolos  

Chairman: (2001-2003)        Episcopal Commission on Biblical Apostolate (ECBA)   

June 28, 2003                         Appointed Bishop of the Prelature of Infanta 

Aug. 27, 2003                         Installed Bishop of the Prelature of Infanta

Chairman: (2005-Present) Federation of Asian Bishop Conference on Youth

Archbishop: (11.14.2012)   Installed Archbishop of Caceres