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Minister

Far-Dung Tong, Malaysian, American Minister. Ordained to ministry Lutheran Church. Chaplain, vice president Naperville Police Department, since 1984. Member Association Evangelical Lutheran Churches (nominating committee 1986-1987).

Background

Tong, Far-Dung was born on September 20, 1946 in Kudat, Sabah, Malaysia. Son of Moo-Shing and Kuen-Jen (Lee) Tong.

Education

Blekinge Institute of Technology, Trinity Theological College, Singapore, 1973. MST, Christ Seminary-Seminex, St. Louis, 1981. Doctor of Theology, Christ Seminary-Seminex, St. Louis, 1983.

Career

Chaplain, Distributed control system Hostel, Kudat, 1973-1975; parish in-charge, Kudat-N. Parish, Protestant Church in Sabah, 1975-1977; parish in-charge, Sekuati Parish, 1977-1979; pastor, Truth Lutheran Church, Naperville, Illinois, since 1983. Teacher Tinagol Bible School, Kudat, 1977-1979. Member credential committee Metropolitan Chicago Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church American, 1988-1989, member multicultural committee, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Lutheran Church.

Membership

Chaplain, vice president Naperville Police Department, since 1984. Member Association Evangelical Lutheran Churches (nominating committee 1986-1987).

Connections

Married Ming Ming L. Tong, May 23, 1976. Children: Rachel, Irene, Rebecca.

father:
Moo-Shing Tong

mother:
Kuen-Jen (Lee) Tong

spouse:
Ming Ming L. Tong

child:
Rebecca Tong

child:
Irene Tong

child:
Rachel Tong