Welcome on the Website of the Institute for Ecumenical Theology!

The Institute for Ecumenical Theology is part of the Faculty of Protestant Theology of the University of Münster.

On the initiative of Ernst Kinder (1910-1970) it was founded 1954 as  Seminar for Ecumenical Theology and was given the (more independent) status of an Institute in 1960.

Ernst Kinder was the first director of the Institute till his death in 1970, followed by Eckhard Lessing and Friederike Nüssel.

Since 2008 the Institute is directed by Hans-Peter Grosshans.

Office hours: Fr 13.30-16.30 Uhr.

If you should urgently need a book outside office hours, do not hesitate to contact the secretary
under the phone number  83-22942 or by coming by (room 428, Hauptgebäude, Mo-Do, 13.30 - 16.30 Uhr).