portion of the exhibit
Philippine Bible Society’s roving Bible Museum goes to the shoe capital of the country the City of Marikina . Last September 16, 2010 marks the first day of the Bible Museum Exhibit in Riverbank Center’s Exhibit Hall in Marikina City. The exhibit showed an amazing display of the societies collection of different bibles written in various local and foreign languages. According to one of the event organizers , They usually have roving bible exhibits as part of their public awareness campaign.
There are a lot of book collector ( Bibliophile) in the country which focuses on Bible as their personal collection. Bible is the world’s most important and most sold item among books. Millions of bibles around the world are being published and sold each day !
Guests were welcomed by Riverbanks Center Advertising and PR Manager Ching Maipid, and PBS General Secretary, Nora Lucero. The ribbon cutting was led by PBS Board Member Dr. Natividad Pagadut, while PBS Board Member Bishop Renato Mayugba, offered the invocation and the ceremonial cutting of the ribbon.
a commemorative stamps and First Day Cover 1985 ” Philippine Bible Week” on special frame was one of the highlights of the exhibit .
The exhibit features facts and trivia about the Bible and shows a repository of extant old English , Filipino and other major Philippine languages of Bibles that were published in the country.
Biblical time line of based from the New Testament
There is a membership booth of the Philippine Bible Society and its ministries which had in interesting videos slides Bible stories and facts about the bible were shown in the exhibit.
tarpaulin exhibit of biblical personalities in written in Filipino
This highly interactive exhibits allowed the public to view some of the historical trivia that are based from the bible .
Replicas of the ancient Hebrew robes with ten commandment tablets and robes of ancient Egyptian pharaoh
There is also a Bible House where visitors can avail of great discounts for their Bible needs. Leaflets were also given to the eager visitors who wanted to learn more about the society and its mission .
According to one of the volunteer ,There is a Bible Museum located in United Nations Avenue the office of the Philippine Bible Society.
The Bible Museum Exhibit will be in Riverbanks Marikina City until October 15, 2010.
Philippine Bible Society, Inc.
890 United Nations Avenue
Ermita, Manila 1000
+63 (2) 526-7777