Philippine Bible Society

BIBLES FOR CANCER PATIENTS

The desire to make the Bible available to Filipinos especially the poor and the sick, and provide them with hope, inspiration and transformation, is topmost in PBS’s priorities. This is why PBS partners with churches and organizations to bring God’s Word to those who need them the most. Thus, Dr. Nora Lucero, together with some staff, visited the Cancer Institute of St. Luke’s Medical Center on June 21 to give  Bibles to the Corridor of Hope (COH), an organization supporting cancer patients,
COH president, Mr. Ryan Fernandez, received the Bibles together with vice-president Evelyn Yoro; Dr. Charity Charisse Gorospe, Director of the Cancer Institute in Global City; Breast Cancer survivor Edith Mendoza of Jesus Is Lord (JIL) Philippines, and other representatives from COH and St. Luke’s Medical Center. COH is a support group for cancer patients, helping them cope and survive the disease.  COH is composed of lay people, cancer patients, cancer survivors and those in the medical field such as doctors, nurses, caregivers, etc.
This is the second time that PBS donates Bibles for cancer patients through COH. The first was through the Run for a Cause event staged recently. Dr. Gorospe says, “We would like to thank the Philippine Bible Society for choosing the Corridor of Hope as one of the venues to spread the Word of God…” She adds that COH will continue to partner with PBS and devise more ways to help people affected by cancer engage with the Scriptures.

I am a Bible Ambassador because I believe that the Bible can help people a lot. And knowing the Bible, people come in touch with the Lord Jesus Christ.

Most Rev. Broderick Pabillo, D.D.
Most Rev. Broderick Pabillo, D.D.Apostolic Administrator, Achdiocese of Manila

Gusto kong makipag-fellowship sa kanila, masaya sa Philippine Bible Society kapag may mga (membership) meetings.  Gusto ko rin madagdagan knowledge ko... yung opportunity makapag.distribute ng Biblia sa maraming tao at magamit ako ng Panginoon. Pangatlo ay yung ma.bless din ako and be a blessing to many people.

Ptra. Dolores “Loy” Fulgencio
Ptra. Dolores "Loy" FulgencioAnnual PBS Member

It's an honor and a privilege for me to support the Philippine Bible Society - to reach out to the unreachable people by giving Bibles not only in the Philippines but the whole world.

Ptra. Nina Vergara
Ptra. Nina VergaraAnnual PBS Member

“It is a blessing to be able to support our local churches in need of Bibles and Bible study programs. It is our hope that they not only grow in terms of membership but also have the heart to extend spiritual help to others, just like how they have received help.”

Ptr. Callum TabadaUCCP Cosmopolitan Administrative Pastor (AACP benefactor)

“We are thankful since each individual now has a Bible. Our members will no longer have a hard time reading. Thank you also for the discipleship materials for these will help all in getting to know Jesus and to know how to be a better Christian.”

Ptr. Eric BulanteChurch Pastor, Shepherd's Church in Hills of Zion, Talim Island (AACP beneficiary)

“Philippine Bible Society organizes trainings that really respond to the needs of people who are suffering.
It has well-equipped leaders who facilitate trainings and workshops.
Its mission to reach out to Filipinos using God’s Word is fulfilled through its works.”

Miriam del RosarioExecutive director at The Birthright Educators Foundation

“I praise and thank our Almighty God that, through PBS, I now own a Poimen version of MBB (Magandang Balita Biblia) in the national language of the Philippines – Tagalog.
Knowing Matthew 10:32-33, I read and study the Bible so that I will not be dismayed when the Lord Jesus Christ comes. Life is too short compared with the promise of eternal life in God’s Kingdom.”

Jorge BianesLocal Church Elder at LJOR Unified Commonwealth

I think this is very helpful to every readers. The word of the Lord are the food of our soul which we always need every minute of our life. I dont often read the Bible but everytime i open it, God was always like in front of me and speaking as what is something i'm just needing to hear. He speaks to me and i can feel it. A million thanks to You my Lord.

CrisTin Bocar AtregenioHousewife, Stay-at-home parent

I love the ministry of the Philippine Bible Society in sharing the Word to the world. God bless PBS!

Ganni BanzueloScripture Marketing Officer at Philippine Bible Society