Dianne Bergant Is 2007 CBAP Convention Speaker

Dianne Bergant, CSA, and Bienvenido Baisas, OFM, will be the main speakers in the the 8th Annual Catholic Biblical Assiociation of the Philippines Convention scheduled on 20-22 July 2007 at PHINMA Training Center, in Tagaytay City. The convention theme will be on "The Bible and Ecology."

Former President of the Catholic Biblical Association of America (2000-2001), Bergant is currently professor of Biblical Studies at the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago. Her research interests include biblical theology and interpretation, the integrity of creation, feminism and liberationist perspectives, and world mission. Some of the books she has published are: Israel's Wisdom Literature: A Liberation-Critical Reading (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1997); The Earth Is the Lord’s: the Bible, Ecology and Worship (American Essays in Liturgy; Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1998); Song of Songs (Berit Olam Series; Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2001); Lamentations (Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries; Nashville: Abingdon, 2003).



CBAP-LST Biblical Language Courses

The Catholic Biblical Association of the Philippines, in collaboration with Loyola School of Theology, will be offering courses in Biblical Hebrew and Greek from April 17 to May 12 in LST. For details, click on: