The flagship programme of the School of Biblical Studies (SBS) is the Diocesan Certificate of Biblical Studies, which is aimed at lay members at Levels 100-300.

Registration for Term 4 is open. 

Term 4 begins 15th September 2022.  Do register now to avoid missing any classes. Registration closes 21 Sept 2022.

Old Testament – Module 7, The Writings 2

Ruth, Esther, Daniel, Ezra-Nehemiah, Song of Solomon,

Lamentations, 1&2 Chronicles

9 lessons, every Thursday, 15 Sept 2022 to 10 Nov 2022

Time : 7.30pm to 9 pm

Venue : Online over Zoom

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New Testament – Module 14, Book of Revelation

12 lessons every Thursday 15 Sept 2022 to 8 Dec. No lesson on 27 Oct.

Time : 7.30pm to 9 pm

Venue : Online over Zoom

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Course Fee $10, payable on registration via bank transfer or crossed cheque.

About the Diocesan Certificate of Biblical Studies (DCBS)

This Biblical Studies Programme enables participants to systematically study, book by book, all 66 books of the Bible.

  • Instruction is aimed at bringing Bible literacy to the participants, to help them know the contents of the Bible and to apply God’s Word to life.
  • The 18 modules of this programme enable participants to study the entire Bible in 4 years. 
  • Two modules are conducted concurrently in a term: each from the Old and New Testaments. You may only sign up for one module each term. There will be no classes during the June and December school holidays
  • Participants may choose their modules in any order. Modules 1A and 1 B are offered every year, and we recommend that all first-time participants attend Module 1A and Module 1B at some point in their studies for a background overview of the Bible.
  • With the exception of Modules 1A and 1B, each module comprises of 10 lessons conducted on Thursday evenings, 7:30 pm to 9 pm.

2022 Full-year programme


Certificates & Fees

  • Certificate of Biblical Studies (for individual modules) will be issued on passing a closed-book written examination conducted after each module. Exams are not compulsory for any module.
  • S$10 per module (inclusive of study materials). Modules 1A and 1B are free of charge.
  • S$5 for written examination, payable in cash, onsite at exam venue.

If you are interested in taking the exam, please write to for further details. You will need to attend an exam briefing before taking the exam.

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