The Pontificate - Contribute to help UCA News
The Pontificate - Contribute to help UCA News

Archdiocese of Ozamis

Archbishop Jetsus A. Dosado
Archbishop Jetsus A.  Dosado
  • share this post
  • Share on facebook
Archbishop Jetsus A. Dosado
c/o Archbishop's Residence ,Catadman, Ozamis City, Philippines Postal address: P.O. Box 2760, 7200 Ozamis City, Philippines
+63 88 521-1574, 564-0177
Fax :+63 88 521-1574
[email protected]

Archbishop Jetsus A. Dosado, CM, DD, AB, STL was born on Sept. 1, 1939 in Sogod, Cebu. He was ordained a Priest on May 28, 1968. Pope Paul VI appointed him Auxiliary Bishop of Cebu on Oct. 31, 1977. He was ordained Bishop on Jan. 25, 1978. On June 4, 1979, he was transferred as Auxiliary Bishop to Cagayan de Oro. Pope John Paul II appointed him Bishop of Ozamis on July 29, 1981. He was installed on Sept.1, 1981. On Jan. 24, 1983, he was appointed Metropolitan Archbishop of Ozamis. His installation took place on April 10, 1983.

Currently, he serves as vice chairman of the CBCP-ECLIT (Episcopal Commission on Liturgy) and a member of the Committee for the Cultural Heritage of the Church (PCCHH).

Archbishop Dosado speaks English, Tagalog and Cebuano.

Sogod Central School
Sogod, Cebu, 1945-1951 Secondary
High School
Cebu Northern High School
Catmon, Cebu, 1951-1952
Seminary Training
Seminario Mayor de San Carlos
Mabolo, Cebu City, 1952-1956
St. Vincent's Seminary
Polo, Bulacan, 1956-1957
Congregation of the Mission
Polo, 1957-1959
St. Mary's Seminary
Perryville, Missouri, USA, 1959-1962
Philosophical Studies (AB)
De Andreis Seminary
Lemont, Illinois, USA, 1962-1966
Theology Studies
Further Studies
University of Comillas
Madrid, Spain, 1969-1971
Licentiate Degrees
1966-1969- Professor, Seminario Mayor de San Carlos, Mabolo, Cebu City
1971-1972- Spiritual Director, Seminario Mayor de San Carlos, Mabolo, Cebu City
1972-1978- Rector, Seminario Mayor de San Carlos, Mabolo, Cebu City
1973-1978- Elected to the Provincial Council, Congregation of the Mission
1976-1978- Elected Assistant Provincial, Congregation of the Mission
1977- Appointed Auxiliary Bishop, Cebu
1979- Appointed Auxiliary Bishop, Cagayan de Oro
1981- Appointed Bishop of Ozamis, Ozamis City
1983- Appointed Metropolitan Archbishop, Ozamis City
1984-1985- Elected Chairman, National Liturgical Commission
4 Oct 2016- Retired
Support UCA News
Support UCA News
UCA News
The Union of Catholic Asian News (UCA News, UCAN) is the leading independent Catholic news source in Asia.
Union of Catholic Asian News Limited
P.O. Box 69626,
Kwun Tong,
Hong Kong
[email protected]