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Tantur and Covid-19 Update

Tantur and Covid-19 Update

Dear Friends.

All of us at Tantur continue to hope for your health and well being during these difficult times of the Covid-19 Pandemic and we join you in prayer. 

For the moment, our 2021 programs are still on schedule and we at Tantur will make sure that all preventive health and safety standards will remain operative Read More

Message from Fr. Russ

Message from Fr. Russ

Dear Friends,

My second three-year term as rector of the Tantur Ecumenical Institute concludes next week, on the last day of this month.  This second term is my last, as I will be returning to the U.S. to join the faculty at King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, a college founded by my community—the Congregation of Holy Cross—after the Second World War to educate young men and women coming from coal-mining households.  There I will be teaching in the theology department, assisting in campus ministry to help the college community expand its efforts in interfaith engagement, and serving as superior (=director) of the local Holy Cross community on campus. Read More