Bethlehem University community celebrated the life and remembered the dedication of Brother Anton De Roeper, FSC, in a memorial mass on Friday, 24 May 2019, in the Chapel of the Divine Child.

Father Mamdouh Abu Sada presided over the memorial mass assisted by Father Peter DuBrul, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies.

Brother Anton passed away peacefully on Saturday, 18 May 2019, in the UK.

Brother Anton first came to Bethlehem University in 1977 as a lecturer, leaving in 1979 to lecture at Hopwood, Liverpool before returning to Bethlehem University as vice chancellor (1986 – 1993).

May the souls of Brother Anton and all the faithful departed rest in peace.