HAPÁG Journal

A Journal of Interdisciplinary Theological Research Published by St. Vincent School of Theology and Adamson University 

Hapág (‘table’ – the Filipino locus for the exchange of food and nourishment, likewise of multiple stories, casual views or deep reflections, of differing beliefs, cultures and disciplines, all done on the spirit of sharing, acceptance and openness) is a bi-annual review of theological-pastoral research from an interdisciplinary perspective in the Philippine and Asia/Pacific contexts. It is a collaborative project of St. Vincent School of Theology and Adamson University.

St. Vincent School of Theology 
221 Tandang Sora Avenue,
P.O. Box 1179, 1116 Quezon City, Philippines

Adamson University
900 San Marcelino Street,
1000 Ermita, Manila, Philippines

Editor-in-Chief : 
Rolando A. Tuazon, C.M.

Editorial Committee: 
Dave D. Capucao
Manuel F. Ginete, CM
Dennis T. Gonzalez
Ma. Maricel S. Ibita
Ruben C. Mendoza
Daniel Franklin E. Pilario, CM
Peter M. Solis, CM

International Editorial Board : 

Jimmy Belita, CM 
St. Vincent School of Theology (Quezon City, Philippines) 

Reimund Bieringer 
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Leuven, Belgium) 

Richard Brosse 
Stichting Porticus (Amsterdam, Netherlands) 

Annemie Dillen 
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Leuven, Belgium)

Jacques Haers, SJ
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Leuven, Belgium) 

Gunter Prueller-Jagenteufel, University of Vienna (Vienna, Austria)

Marcelo Manimtim, CM 
Adamson University (Manila, Philippines)

Johan Verstraeten Katholieke
Universiteit Leuven (Leuven, Belgium) 

Yearly Subscription Rate *

[ ] Philippines (Metro Manila) P 450.00

[ ] Philippines (Outside Metro Manila) P 500.00

[ ] Asian Countries US$ 35.00

[ ] Middle East/Pacific US$ 40.00

[ ] Europe/N. America/US Territory US$ 50.00

(1 Year = 2 issues)

* Subscription rates include postage and handling. Payments must be made either by Money Order,

Bank Check or Demand Draft and should be made payable to St. Vincent School of Theology.

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The Editor

HAPÁG Journal

St. Vincent School of Theology

P.O. Box 1179

Quezon City, Philippines

Tel. (+63 2) 8930-93092 • Tel./ Fax (+63 2) 3456-4028 •

E-mail: svst_qc@yahoo.com • 

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  1. Articles in English shall be of theological-pastoral interest from interdisciplinary perspectives. Philosophical, sociological, historical and anthropological titles with theological-pastoral implications are also most welcome. Submissions shall be both in electronic version (e-mail attachment, diskette or CD-Rom) and on hard copy to The Editor, HAPÁG: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Theological Research, St. Vincent School of Theology, 221 Tandang Sora Avenue, P.O. Box 1179, 1116 Quezon City, Philippines. E-mail: svst_qc@yahoo.com.
  1. All submissions are to be subjected to at least one (1) referee in the Editorial Board who will be designated by the Editorial Committee. Authors will be notified of the Editor’s decision as soon as possible.
  • An article shall not exceed twelve thousand (12,000) words. Inclusive language is necessary and recommended.
  1. Manuscripts shall use Microsoft Word Processor and follow the University of Chicago Manual of Style.
  1. Submission implies that the manuscript has not been previously published and is not currently under consideration for publication elsewhere.
  1. When the manuscript is accepted for publication, the author will be required to submit a 350-word summary in English, as well as some personal data.
  1. Contributors will receive three (3) copies of the corresponding issue of HAPÁG free of charge.