PAUL VI BIBLICAL CENTER FOR MINDANAO
Catadman, Ozamiz City
Tel. No. 088-564-3104, 586-1386, 5861395
Fax No.: 088-344-8220
Email : [email protected]
JANUARY TO JUNE 2012
* National Bible Week Celebration
All Arch/Dioceses/prelatures celebrated National Bible Week
Bible Caravan, Motor cade , Bible Exhibits, Bible Entronement, Bible Blessing, Bible Quiz, Interpretative Dance Contest, Poster Making, Slogan Contest, Bible Conference, Radio & Tv Program etc.
* National Bible Workshop- Mindanao Region Again 80% attendance
* BBS Seminars I , II & III on going in all dioceses
* April 23-27, 2012- Organized 21st Summer Bible Institute in Surigao City with the Topic:
“Verbum Domini with Apostle Paul”. The resource speakers were : Bishop Renato Mayugba, DD and Dr. Natividad B. Pagadut.
The 250 participants committed themselves as heralds of Verbum Domini through their strong faith & commitment with
whole-hearted support of the priest and bishops.
. Almost all Diocesesan Directors supported the Biblical Apostolate .
. Regular fellowship/GSK Prayer meeting with the team
. Full time BA Coordinators
. Diocesan Bible Team are commited and always ready when needed.
. Distributed free bible to our BBS 1 graduates as of Jannuary to June 2012
Ozamiz- distributed – 300 copies
Mati – 1,000 copies
Malaybalay- 409 copies ( another 500 for distribution)
Davao- 1,200 copies
. there are still priest/bishop who give less importance to the Biblical Apostolate Formation
. mostly working B.A. Coordinators
. still some volunteers lack of interest and commitment
. MTBO Bible are now available for the poor families
. AUDIO Bible are also available at PBS
. Money is not a big problem to preach the Word of God but faith and commitment.
. 22nd Summer Bible Institute ( SBI) on April 2012 at Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay
. Sub-regional Meeting every quarter
. PVIBCM still on the go despite of Zero balance fund. As long as the 22 Arch/Dioceses/
Prelatures will remit their 30% share of the 2012 Bible Sunday Collection.
. Total Collection as June 4, 2012 Ps. 66.593.85
Paul VI BCM’s 21st Summer Bible Institute (SBI)
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
Assisting Bible Production
Coordinating Bible Distribution
A Community of Disciples
nourished by the Word of God,
Witnessing to the Gospel,
and Striving to be a Church
that is poor and for the poor,
with Mary, Mother of the Word, as model.