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Diocese of Tagum

Bishop Medil Sacay Aseo
Bishop Aseo
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Bishop Medil Sacay Aseo
Chancery Office,
Rizal St., 8100 Tagum City,
Davao, Philippines

Phone: (084)655-6499
Fax :655-6498
Email: [email protected]

Bishop Aseo was born June 28, 1954, in Maniki, Kapalong, which is in the Diocese of Tagum on the southern Philippines island of Mindanao.

He graduated from St. Francis Xavier Regional Major Seminary of Mindanao in 1979 and was ordained a priest on April 4, 1979, in his home parish in Maniki.

Bishop-elect Aseo has served as a parish priest and pastor, spiritual director counseling priests, procurator of Queen of Apostles College Seminary in Tagum, and chaplain to Filipino seafarers at Stella Maris in Liverpool, England.

He was assistant administrator of St. Michael Archangel Parish, La Filipina, Tagum City, in the Philippines when, with the permission of his bishop, he entered the International Priests Program in the Diocese of Greensburg.

Bishop-elect Aseo is one of 15 international priests providing ministry and pastoral leadership in the Diocese of Greensburg.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Wilfredo D. Manlapaz (31 Jan 1986 Appointed - 7 Apr 2018 Retired)
  • Bishop Pedro Rosales Dean (1980 - 1985, Archbishop of Palo)
  • Bishop Joseph William Regan, M.M. † (1962 - 1980 Retired)
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