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Genilo, Eric Marcelo, S.J., S.T.D.

Professor of Moral Theology, Executive Secretary and Human Resources Officer

Contact Info

San Jose Seminary
Ateneo de Manila University
Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Office: +63 (02) 426-6430 ext. 3615


  • Overview of Moral Theology
  • Fundamental Moral Theology
  • Christian Social Ethics
  • Medical/Sexual Ethics
  • Just War Theory
  • Moral Comprehensives Review and Exam
  • Ad Audiendas Confessiones Review and Exam

Areas of Interest

  • Fundamental Moral Theology,
  • Sexual Ethics
  • Bioethics
  • Development of Moral Doctrine
  •  Casuistry
  • Moral Principles


  • Bachelor of Science in Business Management, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City
  • Bachelor in Sacred Theology, Loyola School of Theology, Quezon City
  • Master of Arts in Theology, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City
  • Licentiate in Sacred Theology, Weston Jesuit School of Theology, Massachusetts
  • Doctorate in Sacred Theology, Weston Jesuit School of Theology, Massachusetts

Research and Publications

  • John Cuthbert Ford: Moral theologian at the end of the Manualist era, Georgetown University Press
  • Ethical Perspective: Reaction Paper to presentation on Ecology and Population at the International Congress on Bioethics in Celebrating the Gospel of Life: Basic Issues in Bioethics (Book of Proceedings of the International Congress on Bioethics, Manila, December 5-7, 2005)
  • Population, Birth Regulation, and the Catholic Moral Tradition in A Balancing Act: Social and Catholic Perspectives on Population and Development. Edited by Lourdes Didith Mendoza-Rivera. Manila: John J. Carroll Institute on Church and Social issues (JJCICSI) and Philippine Center for Population and Development (PCPD), 2007.
  • A New Paradigm: Amending the Reproductive Health Bill in Landas Vol 23 No. 1 (2009) 114-121.
  • Crossing the Line: Church Use of Political Threats Against Pro-RH Bill Legislators, in Intesect Vol 24 no. 1 (2010) 28-36.
  • Integrating Faith with Morals: The Challenge of Renewing Filipino Theological Ethics in Transformative Theological Ethics: East Asian Contexts. Quezon City: Ateneo de Manila University Press: 2010. pp. 9-27.
  • Talking Points for Dialogue on the Reproductive Health Bill, co-author with Fr. John Carroll S.J. and Fr. Joaquin Bernas, SJ
  • The Role of Moral Theology in Formation for Ministry in Saengtham Journal Vol. 35 no. 4 (2011) 1-9
  • Bishops and the Reproductive Health Bill, in Concilium (2014/2) 125-130.
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