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Afro-Christian religion at the grassroots in southern Africa

Afro-Christian religion at the grassroots in southern Africa

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Published by E. Mellen in Lewiston [N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Christian sects -- South Africa -- Congresses.,
    • Christians, Black -- South Africa -- Congresses.,
    • Christianity -- South Africa -- 20th century -- Congresses.,
    • South Africa -- Religious life and customs -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by G.C. Oosthuizen, Irving Hexham.
      SeriesAfrican studies ;, v. 19, African studies (Lewiston, N.Y. ) ;, v. 19.
      ContributionsOosthuizen, G. C., Hexham, Irving., New Religious Movements and Independent Churches Symposium (1989 : University of Natal)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1450 .A35 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 412 p. ;
      Number of Pages412
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1532527M
      ISBN 100889462267
      LC Control Number91010173

      with, Peter Watt, the current Executive Chairperson of AOG Southern Africa and one of the very few academics in AOG, concludes his book, From Africa’s Soil: The Story of the Assemblies of God in Southern Africa (), with a serious comment regarding : Kelebogile T. Resane. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

      Christianity in Africa began in Egypt in the middle of the 1st century. By the end of the 2nd century it had reached the region around ant Africans who influenced the early development of Christianity include Tertullian, Perpetua, Felicity, Clement of Alexandria, Origen of Alexandria, Cyprian, Athanasius and Augustine of the 4th century the Aksumite . Eternal memory or holy amnesia? preservation of, and access to records and archives of African Independent Churches in South Africa Article (PDF Available) January with Author: Mpho Ngoepe.

      to Black Theology in South Africa. as ifthe issue raised by the two positions is irrelevant. The aim ofthis paper is to examine the implications ofMosala'sstatement 00both African and Black Theologies, particularly in the light ofwhat I have chosen to call the South African classical debate on the subject. The position adopted here is. naturally, in agreement with Mosala's Size: 5MB.   Gray, Richard, “Popular Theologies in Africa: A report on a Workshop on Small Christian Communities in Southern Africa,” African Affairs, Journal of the Royal African Society Vol. 85, (Jan ):


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Buy Afro-Christian Religion at the Grassroots in Southern Africa by G. Oosthuizen, Irving Hexham from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: Foreword Acknowledgements, G.C.

Oosthuizen Opening Address, A.L. Nkabinde Section 1: Moving between Two Integrating Worlds: Traditionalism and Afro-Christianity Chapter 1: Snippets out of Research Experience, G.M.

Setiloane Chapter 2: The Place of Traditional Religion in Contemporary Southern Africa, G.C. Oosthuizen Chapter 3: Outside the Cattle-kraal: Pages: Afro-Christian Religion and Healing in Southern Africa (African Studies) [Oosthuizen, G. C., Edwards, S. D., Wessels, W.

H., Hexham, Irving] on *FREE Cited by: James R. Krabill. James R. Krabill is senior executive for Global Ministries at Mennonite Mission Network in Elkhart, Indiana. For fourteen years he served in West Africa, primarily the Ivory Coast, as a Bible and church history teacher among African Initiated Churches (AICs) in various village settings, Bible institutes and theological faculties.

Afro-Christianity at the Grassroots Its Dynamics and Strategies Series: especially in South Africa, has undermined the appropriateness of the term “mainline” for the traditional, denominational churches in the area. Some of these churches lost more than twenty-five percent of their membership in the periodwhile membership of.

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traditions of the peoples of Southern Africa. By this means, it is hoped that the study1 will be more directly applicable to the churches in South and Southern Africa.

However, it is noteworthy that many traditions are common to the southern Bantu speaking peoples as well as peoples of Central Africa, testifying to their common origin centuries ago.

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