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Ascended far above all the heavens : rhetorical functioning of Psalm 68:18 in Ephesians 4:8–10
(AOSIS OpenJournals, 2014-03)
The letter to the Ephesians employs various communicative strategies in responding to the rhetorical situation of its implied recipients. Focusing on the recipients’ new identity and ethos ἐν Χριστῷ [in Christ], the text ...
Jesus as healer in the Gospel of Matthew : in conversation with Alan Culpepper
(AOSIS Publishing, 2016-11-28)
This article is a response to R. Alan Culpepper’s two-part contribution in this volume, ‘Jesus as healer in the Gospel of Matthew’. It focuses on three sets of implications of Culpepper’s work: implications of a bioethical ...
Christian theology at the University : on the threshold or in the margin
(AOSIS OpenJournals, 2008-01)
The essay discusses challenges regarding the position and role of Christian Theology in twenty-first century university contexts. Questions asked include the following: How will a theology that is oriented to (Reformed) ...
New life from a pastoral text of terror? : gender perspectives on God and humanity in 1 Timothy 2
(Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Theology, 2012)
Amidst threatening pseudo-practices, 1 Timothy seems to be concerned mainly with the integrity of the Christian gospel within the larger Greco-Roman society. To account for its rich yet complex world view, the intertextual ...