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Not by might, nor by power : a history of the Igreja Reformada em Moçambique, 1908-2004
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Introduction: The reasons explained for writing a history of the Igreja Reformada em Mocambique, the point of departure, defining the dates chosen as parameters, the method of presenting this history ...
The development in self-understanding of the CCAP Nkhoma Synod as church during the first forty years of autonomy : an ecclesiological study
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-03)
The purpose of this dissertation is to trace the development of Malawi’s Nkhoma Synod of the Church of Central Africa Presbyterian (CCAP) from a mission church in 1962 to a mature church today. In so doing, it asks, “How ...
Augustine and Calvin : the use of Augustine in Calvin's writings
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The aim of this research is neither to compare the theologies of Augustine and Calvin, nor to establish a theory that reveals Augustine's influence on Calvin's theology. This research, rather, endeavours ...
Knowing the triune God : trinity and certitude in the Theology of John Calvin
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: JOHN CALVIN is said to have played a significant role not only in the shaping of Western Christianity, but also in the shaping of Western culture. An adequate appreciation of his thought therefore ...
Bible and sword : the Cameronian contribution to freedom of religion
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2008-03)
During the 16th and 17th centuries, the Stewart rulers of Scotland and England endeavoured to enforce Royal Absolutism on both countries. This included ecclesiastical pressure on the Scottish Presbyterians, giving rise ...