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ROGEL ANECITO L. ABAIS, S.J., S.T.D., cand.alt
Assistant Professor of Biblical Theology
 

Contact Information
 
Collegio San Roberto Bellarmino 
Via del Seminario, 120
Rome, Italy
Tel. (+39 06) 695.276571
 
Courses
 
Israel's Wisdom Literature, Introduction to the Old Testament, Italian Language I-II
 
Areas of Interest
 
Wisdom Literature, Intertestamental Studies, Judaism
 
Education
 
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, University of San Jose-Recolletos, Cebu City
Bachelor in Sacred Theology, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome
Licentiate in Sacred Theology, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome
 
Background
 
Rogel Abais finished his undergraduate degree in Computer Science in 1989. Specializing in IBM proprietary language and midrange systems engineering, he worked as systems analyst and programmer before entering the Society of Jesus in 1994. He earned his Bachelor in Sacred Theology (STB) degree at the Gregorian University in Rome. He was ordained in 2005 and was Director of Loyola College of Culion for three years. He returned to Rome where he finished his licentiate in Biblical Theology in 2011. He is currently working on his doctoral dissertation under the direction of Fr. Jean-Pierre Sonnet, S.J., also at the Gregorian University.
 
Research
 
"The Relationship Between God and the Figure of Wisdom: An Exegetical Study of Wisdom 7:22b-8:1", Unpublished Licentiate Thesis, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, 2011.