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    • Are we wasting theology in our continent 

      Hendriks, H. J. (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2014-09)
      The 2014 conference theme of the society for Practical Theology in South Africa was ‘Practical Theology in Africa and human waste’. The article asks the question whether we can do theology in Africa in such a way that ...

    • Biblical happiness and baptismal identity 

      Van der Merwe, Izak Johannes (Pieter de Waal Neethling Trust, 2015)
      In this essay the author makes a theological contribution to the happiness discourse, by i) exploring the etymology of some terms used for happiness in the Old and New Testament, by ii) valuing the contribution of Ellen ...

    • Creativity and imagination : symbolism, ritual performance and identity formation in the Corinthian Church of South Africa 

      Mbaya, Henry; Chetty, Irvin G. (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Theology, 2012)
      In this article, we highlight the religious rituals that characterize the Corinthian Church of South Africa based in Durban in KwaZulu-Natal. We highlight that not only do these rituals express the unique identity of the ...

    • Memories liberate the past 

      Thesnaar, C. H. (Pieter de Waal Neethling Trust, 2011)
      Memory is central in dealing with and being liberated from the trauma of the past. Individuals, families, communities and nations have struggled through the centuries to face and deal with their memories in a constructive ...