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Yap, Joaquin Jr., S.W., D.Phil.

Professor of Systematic Theology

Contact Info

Loyola School of Theology
Ateneo de Manila University
Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Tel. +63 (02) 426-6430 ext. 3614


  • Revelation and Faith
  • God One and Triune
  • Ecclesiology
  • Theological Anthropology II: Sin and Grace

Areas of Interest


  • Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City
  • Master of Arts in Theological Studies, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Theology, University of Oxford, England

Research and Publications

  • Prayer Groups Alive! Manila: Word of Joy, 1997.
  • “Apostolos Suos and the Continuing Debate on the Theological and Juridical Status of Episcopal Conferences,” Landas 13/1 (1999) 95-112.
  • “L’Eglise de la Parole: une contribution oecumenique de Louis Bouyer,” Communio: Revue Catholique Internationale, no. 31/4 (juillet-aout 2006) 67-78.
  • S.v. “Newman, John Henry” (in Vol IV) and “Philippine Revolution” (in Vol VI), Encyclopedia of World History (7 vols,), eds. Marsha E. Ackermann et al. New York: Infobase Publishing, 2008.
  • “Mary Is for All Christians,” Landas 23/1 (2009) 1-45.
  • “Two Contemporary Ways of Beholding Mary: A Comparison,” Quaderni del Centro Studi Asiatico 51/1: 97-96.
  • “Louis Bouyer and the Unity of Theology,” in Ressourcement: A Movement for Renewal in Twentieth-Century Catholic Theology, ed. Gabriel Flynn and Paul D. Murray (Oxford: OUP, 2012), 289-302.
  • “How to Read Christology and Still Keep Your Faith,” in Homiletic and Pastoral Review (March 11, 2015 online edition; cf. www.hprweb.com).
  • “Christology in the Service of Faith,” in Landas 29/1 (2015): 87-104.
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