40th Anniversary of the Ecumenical Institute in Tantur, Jerusalem

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The Tantur Ecumenical Institute in Jerusalem celebrated its 40th anniversary on October 26, 2012. This Institute was founded in 1972 by Pope Paul VI and the Lutheran theologian Oscar Cullmann. Strasbourg’s professor André Birmelé was invited to give a lecture about and in honor of Cullmann as a former student of his.

You can read Prof. Birmelé’s lecture: Oscar Cullmann: In the Service of Biblical Theology and Ecumenism