Msgr. Leandro Castro

Msgr. Leandro Castro y Navela

Birthday: September 7, 1963
Birthplace: Lucena City
Ordination Date:  September 8, 1990
Ordination Place:  Lucena City
Ordaining Bishop: Most Rev. Ruben T. Profugo D.D.
Education
School Place
Elementary Dalahican Elementary School Lucena City
High School Quezon Provincial High School Lucena City
College St. Francis de Sales Major Seminary Lipa City
Theology St. Alphonsus School of Theology Lucena City
Post Graduate UST Graduate School Manila
Pontifical University of St. Thomas Rome, Italy
Aquinas (Angelicum)
Degrees Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
Master of Arts in Higher Religious Studies
Doctorate in Sacred Theology (with specialization in Mariology)
ASSIGNMENTS
(from presbyteral ordination up to the present)
Parochial/Institutional
Tenure Position Place of Assignment
1990 – 1991 Vice-Chancellor Diocese of Lucena
1991 Member, Team Ministry Malicboy, Pagbilao, Quezon
1990 – 1996 Professor St. Alphonsus School of  
Theology, Lucena City
1991 – 1996 ISPF Director St. Alphonsus Regional
Seminary, Lucena City
1996 – 1999 Study Leave Rome, Italy
1996 – 1999 Summer Parish Assistance New Jersey, U.S.A.
1999 – 2000 Chancellor Diocese of Lucena
2000 – 2007 Rector/ Professor St. Alphonsus Regional Seminary
2002 Professor San Carlos Graduate School
of Theology, Makati City
2005 – 2007 Parish Priest University Site, Lucena City
2007-   present Guest Professor St. Alphonsus Regional
Seminary, Lucena City
2007 – present  Rector Cathedral, Lucena City
2007 – present  Vicar General  Diocese of Lucena

Chaplaincy
Tenure Position Office
2005 – 2007 Chaplain Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation, Lucena City

Membership (Priests’ Council/Consultors, etc.)
Tenure Position Office
1999 – 2000  Member College of Consultors
1999 – 2000 Member Presbyteral Council
2004- present Member Board of Examiners
2004 – present Member College of Consultors
2007- present President Lucena Clergy’s Welfare Program
2007- present Chairman Commision on Clergy
2007- present Member Directors Council

Other Assignments
Tenure Position Office
1993 – 1996 Director Religious Program, Diocesan
Station DWVM-FM
2000 – present Censor Librorum Diocese of Lucena
2001 – 2003  Editor-in-Chief Boletin Lucentino
2004 – 2005 Confessor Carmel of St. Joseph
Lucena City
2008- present Vice President for Administration Maryhill College, Lucena, City

Directorship (Religious Associations)
Tenure Position Office
2007- 2009 Director Daughters of Mary Immaculate
2009- present Director Mother Butler’s Guild

Diocesan Commision/ Ministries
Tenure Position Office
1999- 2000 Director Diocesan Confraternity of Parish
Secretaries
Present Director Permanent Formation of Clergy

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Circulars and Announcements

Circular No. 3

Circular No. 3
Number 10, Series of 2013 Beloved Members of the Clergy, Greetings of Peace and Joy in the Lord! In response to the desire of the Holy Father, Pope Francis, and the Philippine Bishops headed by Archbishop...
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Circular 2

Circular 2
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Circular 1

Circular 1
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