The Bible Animators’ Formation Course I was from June 17-July 1, 2018. There were 31 participants from 19 dioceses consisting of 4 priests, 3 religious and the rest from the laity with ages ranging from 20 to 71. The core team consisted of ECBA and ICLA staff.
The course had the following subjects and the respective lecturers/facilitators:
Introduction to Scriptures with Sr. Miriam Alejandrino, OSB
Liturgical Bible Study with Fr. Arlo Bernardo Yap, SVD
Biblical Pedagogy with Fr. Alejandro Gobrin, CMF
The Bible and the Liturgy with Fr. Cielito Almazan, OFM
Teaching the Bible Using Multiple Intelligences with Dr. Nati Pagadut
Using Imagination in Biblical Interpretation with Bishop Pablo Virgilio David
Biblical Spirituality with Dr. Tessa Rosana
Media and Evangelization with Ms. Ning Llarenas
Preparing Bible-based Activities with Ms. Remedios Alma Alberto
The daily reflections and group sharing were facilitated by Ms. Carmencita Rojas.
The closing celebration was presided by Bishop Sofronio Bancud, the CBCP-ECBA Chairman.