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Genesis 12-25 in die lig van grafgebruike en grafvertellinge gedurende die Ystertydperk in Palestina
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Apart from the literature of Ancient Israel itself, and contemporary literature from the ancient Near East, archaeological data continue to be an important source for the historian seeking to elucidate ...
Baptism & identity : Pauline directives for Christian ethics
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2011-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Baptism has been an important aspect of the Christian community and faith since its very beginnings. This study investigates Paul’s reference to baptism since the Pauline epistles are the oldest ...
Hermeneutiek van inklusiwiteit : Handelinge 15 as Bybelse raamwerk vir aanvaarding van die homoseksuele persoon binne die Verenigende Gereformeerde Kerk in Suider Afrika (VGKSA)
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-12)
In present day society and the context within which we find ourselves, the word “marginalised” is not altogether uncommon, therefore the marginalised is on the rise. It is precisely the marginalised that feel the need to ...
The exodus and identity formation in view of the origin and migration narratives of the Yoruba
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
This study examines the exodus event and its impact on identity formation in the light of the origin and migration narratives of the Yoruba people. On the one hand, it is observed that migration is not only an ancient ...
Wisdom and Ubuntu : a close reading of Proverbs 1-9 in dialogue with African Ubuntu
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The aim of this dissertation is to demonstrate that a dialogue can be established between wisdom in Proverbs 1 - 9 and ubuntu. This dialogue becomes evident from a close reading of Proverbs 1 - 9 and ...
An assessment of African Christian beliefs in ancestors in view of a responsible interpretation of 1 Corinthians 8:4-6 within the South African context
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The object of this study is to assess African Christian beliefs in ancestors in lieu of a responsible interpretation of 1 Corinthians 8 :4 - 6. Warranting this assessment is the confusion that arises ...
Prophetic critique and land dispossession : the significance of spatial awareness for the interpretation of I Kings 21
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The dissertation is an answer to the question: How should the story of Naboth's land (I Kings 21) be theologically understood by a Khoi who is dispossessed of his/her land and kept on the periphery? The ...
Prophetic rhetoric : a multidimensional interpretation of Amos 9
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The issue of the identification of the audience/s of the final chapter (chapter 9) in the book of Amos is currently moot. That is, there currently are as many opinions as there are scholars who have ...
'n Struktuur-analities-eksegetiese-studie oor die besondere aard en betekenis van die bedevaartsliedere : Ps. 120-134
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1981-11)
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Promises of prosperity according to the Old Testament : a theological-ethical study
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Prosperity is an important theme in scripture and there is great diversity of perspectives regarding the place of wealth in the life of God’s people. This diversity is reflected in the variety of theological ...