Tuesdays at Tantur: Exaltation of the Holy Cross, Father Aziz Halaweh


Location: Tantur Chapel


Father Aziz Halaweh is a priest of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem. He has served as pastor of various parishes in Palestine, was the Founder and the Director, Christ the King Bookstore in Beit Sahour. He serves as Archivist at the Latin Patriarchate and as Director of the Liturgical Office of the Diocese and teaches at the seminary in Beit Jala and at Bethlehem University.

Father Aziz Halaweh studied Divine Liturgy at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross in Rome and published his thesis under the title:   The Church of Jerusalem and its Liturgy in the First Five Centuries: A Historical, Theological & Liturgical Approach.

On the eve of the feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross in the Latin Church, he will share with us the historical, liturgical and theological aspects of this major feast born in Jerusalem.


Transportation will be provided at the corner of St Louis Hospital opposite of the Municipality

Please RSVP at : tanturpo@nd.edu
The bus will leave at 6:30 p.m and return at 9:00 p.m.