Resident Chaplain

Elijah Tanner, Resident Chaplain

The Resident Chaplain is a current Truett Seminary student who lives in the residential college and is a pastoral presence for the community. Through both formal and informal interactions, the Chaplain engages students to meet the ministerial needs of the community. The Chaplain works with the Faculty Master and a subcommittee of the College Council to cast a vision for the spiritual formation of the community, plan service projects, and provide direction and leadership for worship and prayer services.

Elijah Tanner is a Baylor University graduate, class of 2016. He majored in University Scholars with concentrations in philosophy and Chinese. His hometown is Keller, TX and he enjoys soccer, running, reading, traveling, and collecting currencies. Elijah and his wife, Abbie, look forward to continuing a long history of working with and for Baylor students.