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    • Jeremiah 31:34, new covenant membership, and baptism 

      Locatell, Christian (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Theology, 2015)
      The promise of Jeremiah 31:34 that "all of them will know me, from the least of them to the greatest of them," has been of crucial importance for the paedo – vs. credobaptism debate. However, there has been little discussion ...
    • Joodse Gnostiek in die ‘Evangelie van Judas’ 

      De Villiers, Johannes Albertus (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2008-02-19)
      Recent studies, especially since the Nag Hammadi discoveries, indicate that “Gnosticism” often functions as a constructed “Other” in attempts to define Christian orthodoxy, as well as a catch-phrase for a range of diverse ...
    • Josephus' reasons for the Jewish War 

      Benson, Derrick (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In this thesis I will examine and discuss the reasons given for the Jewish War of AD 66 - 70. Reasons put forward by modern scholars specializing in the study of the works of Flavius Josephus are ...
    • Juridical aspects of the marriage metaphor in Hosea and Jeremiah 

      Hendriks, Hans Jurgens (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1975-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: no abstract available
    • Justice in Augustine's City of God 

      Daniels, Amy Lydia (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis outlines Augustine’s thought on justice as articulated in The City of God: against the Pagans. The purpose of the study was to investigate the place and role of his convictions about justice ...
    • 'n Klassikus se ontleding van N.P. Van Wyk Louw se Germanicus as 'n beeld van mag en onmag 

      Claassen, Jo-Marie (LitNet Akademies, 2017)
      Hierdie artikel ondersoek die mate waarin N.P. Van Wyk Louw se Germanicus (1956) sy hoofbron, ’n werk van die Romeinse geskiedskrywer Tacitus, vernuwend aanwend, met klem op sy uitbeelding van mag en onmag. Die vraag of ...
    • Kosmiese mag in Pseudo-Aristoteles, De mundo, en die Nuwe Testament 

      Thom, Johan C. (AOSIS Publishing, 2012-02)
      Cosmic power in Pseudo-Aristotle, De mundo, and the New Testament. In order to locate the cosmological views underlying the writings of Paul and other New Testament (NT) authors within their historical contexts it is ...
    • KVSA vertaalprys / CASA translation prize 

      De Villiers, Annemarie (Stellenbosch University, Department of Ancient Studies, 2011)
      A translation competition was initiated and sponsored by the Classical Association of South Africa in 2011. This translation was judged to be the best student translation submitted to CASA during this past year.
    • The Laodamia simile in Catullus 68 : reflections on love and loss 

      De Villiers, A. (Stellenbosch University, Department of Ancient Studies, 2008)
      In Catullus’ poem 68 he compares his beloved, generally identified as Lesbia, to the mythological figure of Laodamia in a long simile covering 57 lines. Laodamia epitomises the ideal wife, both passionate and loyal and ...
    • Learning biblical hebrew vocabulary : insights from second language vocabulary acquisition 

      Thompson, Jeremy Paul (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Though Biblical Hebrew (=BH) is no longer a spoken language, students continue to learn it for the purpose of reading, or at least interacting at a deeper level, with the text of the Hebrew Bible. ...
    • Left dislocation and its translation in some Germanic languages 

      Van der Merwe, Christo H. J. (Stellenbosch University, Department of General Linguistics, 2016)
      In terms of the theoretical framework of an influential recent model of Bible translation, Left Dislocation (=LD) can be regarded as a “communicate clue” that translators must try to interpretively resemble in their target ...
    • Left dislocation in biblical Hebrew : a cognitive linguistic account 

      Westbury, Joshua R. (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The present work consists of an investigation into the form and function(s) of the so-called 'Left Dislocation' construction in Biblical Hebrew. As such, this inquiry is part of a larger domain of ...
    • Legalism and apocalypticism in early Judaism 

      Depoix, D. J. (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1999-11)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Early Judaism, between approximately 200 BCE and 70 CE, had developed two significant strains of belief which affected the religious and social conduct of the various sections of the population: legalism ...
    • Die lewenservaringe van Catallus soos weerspieel in sy gedigte 

      Murray, Richard George (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1957-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: no abstract available
    • Lexical meaning in biblical Hebrew and cognitive semantics : a case study 

      Van der Merwe, Christo H. J. (Biblica, 2006)
      In a recent survey of Biblical Hebrew lexica(l), it was pointed out that the theoretical frames of reference underlying both the older classics such as Brown-Driver-Briggs (=BDB)(2) and Koehler and Baumgartner (=KB)e), ...
    • Light, space and affluent taste : ancient pompeian houses and their decoration 

      Masters, S. (Stellenbosch University, Department of Ancient Studies, 2009)
      While Pompeian houses vary in size, ground plan, opulence and specific decorative schemes, they do tend to exemplify certain consistent design motivations. The owner of an urban Pompeian house — or domus — of whatever size, ...
    • The literary form of the prescript of ancient royal letters and a hint for its translation : Ezra 4:17 as case study 

      Kim, Joohan (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Theology, 2012)
      Two English versions of the prescript of the letter embedded in Ezra 4:17, i.e. KJV and NIV, show variations in the translations. While KJV starts the letter with a greeting, NIV opens with the name of the recipient. From ...
    • 'n Literer-inhoudelike analise van Boek 7 van Augustinus se Confessiones : Augustinus se begrip van die bestaanswyse van God en die kwaad 

      Du Plessis, A. F. J. (Anna Francina Johanna) (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Augusine's search for the nature of God's exisistence as well as the origin of evil, reaches a climax in Book 7 of his Confessions. This study assumes the position that Augustine strives to find answers ...
    • “Living in a place called exile” : the universals of the alienation caused by isolation 

      Claassen, Jo-Marie (AOSIS Publishing, 2003-08-01)
      Although various aspects of Ovid’s emotional reactions to exile have been researched, there has so far been no extended practical study that places the emotional content of his works into a new political context. In ...
    • Die logos-leer van Filo van Aleksandrie : 'n kultuur-historiese ondersoek 

      Van Schalkwyk, C. H. J., 1971- (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2004-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Philo is a writer who lived in Alexandria in 30 BC – 50 AD. Traditionally scholars classified Philo as philosopher, exegete and apologist. With these classifications in mind, Philo’s works is read and ...