Episcopal Commission on the Biblical Apostolate

Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines



Recent Photos

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Bible Walk - Diocese of Cubao
December 9, 2016.  Semi-Annual CBCP-ECBA Executive Committee Meeting at the CBCP Conference Room.
L-R:  Ms. Perry Cartera, Fr. Andres Nuesca, Fr. Cielo Almazan, OFM, Fr. Rondell Sioson, Fr. EJ Domingo, Bishop Broderick Pabillo, Bishop Sofronio Bancud, Bishop Pablo Virgilio David, Dr. Nati Pagadut, Fr. Raul BUhay, OAR, Fr. Elmo Montano, Ms. Mabel Samarista


February 23-26, 2016
Villa Amor Hotel
Koronadal City(Marbel), South Cotabato


NBW 2016 page

Updates from the Desk of the Executive Secretary

Message of
Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle to the Participants of the NBW2016

Video is downloadable.  Please email ECBA if you need a video with higher quality.

Strengthening the Family through the Word and the Eucharist

Talk of Bishop Ambo David during the 21st National Bible Workshop (Marbel 2016).  To download a copy of the word file and slides, click on the link below:
Word and Eucharist

National Bible Week 2016

Go to the Bible Week 2016 page for more photos and reports. Click here.

CBCP-ECBA Turn-Over Ceremonies

On December 1, 2015 at the CBCP Conference Room in Intramuros, Manila, Most Rev. Pablo Virgilio David, D.D. handed over the leadership of the Episcopal Commission on the Biblical Apostolate to the  newly-elected  Chairman, Most Rev. Sofronio Bancud, SSS, D.D.  Prior to that, the Bible Apostolate also expressed their gratitude for the commitment and service of Bishop David to ECBA.  Fr. Elmo Montano spoke on behalf of all the regional bible apostolates and the Executive Secretary, Dr. Nati Pagadut  spoke on behalf of the entire ECBA community. 


Also present during the event were other members of the committee, regional and diocesan directors, consultors and affiliates.

Read the full text of Fr. Elmo's speech here.