Master of Arts in Theology, Major in Biblical Ministry


The Biblical Program focuses on the formation of Ministers of the Word. It offers the basic courses of Scripture, supported by some courses of missiology, pastoral communication and spirituality. It aims to accompany the students as they prepare themselves for their missionary service of the Word in different pastoral settings.


Plan of Studies
First Year: First Semester
Exploring the Bible I: Old Testament 3 units
Introduction to Theology: Dynamics of Revelation and Faith 3 units
Research Methodology I 3 units
Christology I: Witness of Gospel and Discipleship 3 units
Ecclesiology I: Community of Faith and Discipleship 3 units
First Year: Second Semester
Asian Social Anthropology 3 units
Exploring the Bible II: New Testament 3 units
Research Methodology II: Statistics 3 units
Christology II: Conciliar Teaching and Theologians 3 units
Ecclesiology II: Forms of Christian Life in the Church 3 units
Second Year: First Semester
Fundamentals of Christian Spirituality 3 units
Anthropology of Religion 3 units
Moral Theology: Giving Witness to Our Faith 3 units
Theology of Mission 3 units
Psalms 3 units
Second Year: Second Semester
Pentateuch 3 units
Historical Books 3 units
Word of God in the Life and Mission of the Church 3 units
Methods of Interpretation 3 units
Synoptic Gospels 3 units
Third Year: First Semester
Johannine Literature 3 units
Spirituality and Environment: JPIC 3 units
Acts of the Apostles 3 units
Biblical Pastoral Training 3 units
Principles of Eduaction: Teaching Methodology 3 units
Third Year: Second Semester
Prophets 3 units
Pauline Literature 3 units
Catholic Epistles 3 units
Biblical Spirituality 3 units
Wisdom Literature 3 units
Practicum 3 units
*Note: All M.A. Programs have Thesis and Non-Thesis options.