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The Impetus Its Purpose

ISA serves the Dioceses and Parishes, Formation Houses and Seminaries, Religious Congregations and Societies, Schools and Church-based programs and ministries in the academic and practical formation of Transformed Servant-Leaders through Organization Development and Transformative Spirituality.

Vision

Moved by the Spirit, the Institute of Spirituality in Asia (ISA) is a concrete response and contribution to the challenges of Asian faiths, cultures and traditions to build a world where there is fullness of life. ISA commits to the search and research of lived spirituality that is dynamic, transformative and liberating that leads to inter-faith dialogue and collaborations. As a Carmelite Institute of Spirituality in Asia, it strives to work for wholeness of life through scholarly and dialogic academic researches, academic programs and courses inspired and guided by the venerable faiths and spiritualities, principles and values of the great peoples and religions of Asia.

Mission

As a research and academic institute, it shall provide quality researches and courses that are scholarly, practical, inspirational and mystagogical. It shall participate in the evangelizing mission of the Churches of Asia and of the Carmelite Family in the promotion of God’s Reign, here and now.

ISA Organization The Board of Trustees

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Fr. Christian B. Buenafe, O.Carm., Ph.D.

Chairperson

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Fr. Tjeu Timmermans, O.Carm.

Vice-Chairperson

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Fr. Alan Rieger,O.C.D.

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Incoming Activities

Venue:

Titus Brandsma Center, 24 Acacia St., New Manila, Quezon City, Philippines

Contact us

Monday – Friday, 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Tel. No.: (+632) 723-0449
Fax No.: (+632) 412-2715

spirit@isa.org.ph
Admin

research@isa.org.ph
Research Program

publications@isa.org.ph
Publication Program

library@isa.org.ph
Library

modules@isa.org.ph
Academic Program

christian.buenafe@isa.org.ph
ISA BOT Chair

rico.ponce@isa.org.ph
ISA Executive/Academic Director

edgar.cayanan@isa.org.ph
Director for Administration & Finance