Episcopal Commission on the  Biblical Apostolate 

Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines

IN THE WORD.  FOR THE WORD.

CBCP-ECBA
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2019 NATIONAL BIBLE ANIMATORS' FORMATION COURSE

National Youth Bible  Camp - Iloilo
January 16-19, 2019

More about the 3rd National Youth Bible Camp:  click here

ABOUT US


The Episcopal Commission for the Biblical Apostolate (ECBA) is a pastoral commission of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) whose area of competence and service is the biblical-pastoral ministry in its five-fold ministries of:


     Animating Biblical-Pastoral Formation

     Organizing Bible Celebration 

     Promoting Bible Translation  

     Coordinating Bible Distribution 

OUR MISSION

We, Biblical-Pastoral Animators, commit ourselves to a new Evangelization through the Word of God.


OUR VISION

That all pastoral work be animated 
by the Word of God.




  



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WORKSHOPS AND SEMINARS

National Bible Workshop 2018
Theme:  
Becoming Servant-Leaders of the Word
in the Church today.

22nd NBW Statement

Gathering in the island of Cebu, from the 5th to the 8th of February 2018, to celebrate the 22nd National Bible Workshop with the theme, “Becoming Servant-Leaders of the Word in the Church Today”, we, the members of ECBA and its affiliates, including the Philippine Bible Society coming from the different ecclesiastical jurisdictions in the Philippines, relishing the birth of Evangelization in 1521 amidst the festive Sinulog in praise of the Sto. Niño, hosted by the St. Jerome Biblical Center, after evaluating our past activities and listening to the Word of God and Church Documents, have discerned to meet the challenges of the present by resolving to do the following:

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RESOURCES

2019 Catholic
Daily Bible Reading Guide
now available. 
Please contact Lito at ECBA for orders.

Resources for Bible Animators:

Handbook for Bible Animators
Lectio Divina Guide
MTBO+

Available at the CBCP-ECBA Office