Episcopal Commission on the Biblical Apostolate

Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines

Final Statements and Recommendations of 

National Workshops for the Biblical Apostolate

1st National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "Do Whatever He Tells You"

Dominican House of Spirituality

San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan

February 24-27 1986

Final Statement



2nd National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "Reflecting on the Gospel of Mark"

Dominican House of Spirituality

San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan

February 23-27, 1987

Final Statement



3rd National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "The Bible in the New Evengelization of the Church

Immaculate Conception College Seminary

Guiguinto, Bulacan

Ferbuary 15-18, 1988

Final Statement



4th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: New Evangelization in the Philippine Context."

Immaculate Concepcion College Seminary

Guiguinto, Bulacan

February 20-23, 1990

Final Statement



5th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: Inculturate Formation For All."

Immaculate Concepcion Major Seminary

Guiguinto, Bulacan

February 13-16, 1990

Final Statement



6th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "Inculturate the Good News."

Immaculate Concepcion Major Seminary

Guiguinto, Bulacan

March 5-8, 1991

Final Statement



7th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "Act on this Word."

St. Vincent Ferrer Seminary

Jaro, Iloilo

February 17-20, 1992

Final Statement



8th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "The Bible in the Light of the Second Plenary Council of the Philippines."

Camp Alano

Daliao, Toril, Davao City

February 14-18, 1993

Final Statement



9th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "God's Word for Family Solidarity."

PREDA, Olongapo City

February 28 - March 3, 1994

Final Statement



10th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "The Bible at the Heart of Evangelization."

Retreat House of the Holy Spirit Sisters

Baguio City

March 6-9, 1995

Final Statement



11th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "God's Word - Source of Life for All."

Holy Family Retreat House

Nivel Hill, Lahug, Cebu City

February 26-29, 1996

Final Statement



12th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "The Word of God Made Flesh by the Power of the Holy Spirit."

Paraclete Complex, Archdiocese of Palo

Tacloban City

March 3-6, 1997

Final Statement



13th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "Jesus Christ - The Word of the Father."

Bethlehem Pastoral and Human Resource Development

Sogod, Bacacay, Albay

February 22-26, 1999

Final Statement



14th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: The Word of God: A Blessing for All Nations."

Sto. Niño Seminary

Numancia, Aklan

February 19-23, 2001

Final Statement



15th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "The Word of God: Strengthens Family Values."

Bohol Tropic Resort

Tagbilaran City

February 24-28, 2003

Final Statement



16th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "God's Word: Power for National Renewal."

Lay Formation Center

Tang-eb, Bontoc, Mountain Province

February 6-10, 2006

Final Statement



17th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "God's Word: Source of Justice, Reconcillation and Peace."

Cha-Li Beach Resort

Cugman, Cagayan de Oro City

February 11-15, 2008 

Final Statement



18th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: "May They Be One"

The Word of God IS the Life and Mission of the Church

Club Balai Isabel, Talisay, Batangas

Ferbuary 8-13, 2010

Final Statement



19th National Biblical Workshop

Theme: VERBUM DOMINI: Animating All Pastoral Work with the Word of GOD

Bethel Guest House

Dumaguete City

February 6-11, 2012 

Final Statement



20th National Workshop on the Biblical Apostolate

Theme: The Filipino Laity: Evangelized and Evangelizing

St. Ezekiel Moreno Spirituality and Development Center

Puerto Princesa, Palawan

February 18 - 21, 2014

Final Statement