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    • Translation studies and Bible translation 

      Naude, J. A. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      English: An overview of recent developments of the discipline that studies the activity of translation, as well as the implications for Bible translation, is presented. Starting off with a discussion on the name and content ...
    • Herderlike bediening aan die kind uit 'n egskeidingsgesin 

      Van der Schyff, S. P.; Venter, C. J. H. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      English: In this article special attention is paid to three aspects concerning the above mentioned theme. Firstly, basis-theoretical perspectives are developed on a child in a crisis situation. Secondly an investigation ...
    • Capital punishment or capital forgiveness? The enduring message of Dead Man Walking 

      Hale, Frederick (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      The best-selling book and internationally popular film Dead Man Walking address squarely the issue of capital punishment which has been extensively debated throughout much of the world and challenged the ethical thinking ...
    • Fürst, Alfons, Die Liturgie der Alten Kirche: Geschichte und Theologie 

      Stenschke, Christoph (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2010)
    • Die sosiale konstruksie-model en die spanning tussen hoor en doen as reaksie op die prediking 

      Kleynhans, D. J. B.; Kellerman, J. S. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      English: Preaching is the occurrence of communication through which the gospel of Jesus Christ is made known to the world, in order co change people's lives. According to the social construction model each individual has ...
    • Monotheistic understanding of the divine in African religion, Christianity and Islam 

      Namukoa, E. W.; Verster, P.; Nel, P. J. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      The article traces rhe varied expressions of the conception of the Divine in traditional African religion, Islam and Christianity. The focus in particular is on explaining the idea of monotheism in each of these religious ...
    • Die paradigmaverskil: gereformeerd - charismaties 

      Jonker, W. D. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
    • B J van der Walt. Godsdiens en samelewing. Christelike betrokkenheid op die markplein 

      Verster, P. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
    • Die rol van die see in die Patmos-visioene 

      Du Preez, J. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      Older and newer commentaries on Revelation as well as other studies regarding this book, reveal virtually throughout a very negative view on the role of the sea in John's visions. The author of this article examines all ...
    • How God pays back - retributive concepts in the Book of Job 

      Fischer, S. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      Five Old Testament concepts of retribution are presented. Then the Book of Job is evaluated under the aspect of its retributive concepts. Because of the lack of compensation in Job's life-experience, Job as well as his ...
    • Ou metodes van die Satan in 'n moderne samelewing - met besondere verwysing na Openbaring 2 en 3 

      Grove, A. H. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      It is an unequivocal fact that Satan is at work in this world and especially in the church of Christ. At times his methods are crystal clear and at other times, inexplicable, they are not. It is because the devil appears ...
    • The World's Evangelical Alliance and the Spanish Civil War 

      Hale, F. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      British Christians reacted variously to the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) and crossed verbal swords in the campaign for the hearts and minds of the public over this heated issue at a time when many people believed that ...
    • Command or petition? A speech act analysis of the parents' utterances in John 9:21cd 

      Ito, H. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      Although speech act theor}r has a great potential for a better understanding of biblical texts, as demonstrated by some excellent published monographs and articles, it has been only occasionally utilised since the ...
    • In search of tradition material in Zephaniah 1:7-13 

      Snyman, S. D. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      The question investigated in this paper is a simple one: are there any indications of the use of tradition material in Zephaniah 1:7-13? Apart from the prominent theme of the ... this paper argues for allusions to at least ...
    • Die bemagtiging van die armes 

      Vester, P. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      The issue addressed in this article is whether the poor can be empowered to change their own situation without becoming revolutionary. Poverty comprises lack of the most basic life-sustaining goods. However, the poor as ...
    • Paulus se retoriese strategie in Galasiërs 1:1-10 

      Tolmie, D. F. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2000)
      The aim of this article is to demonstrate an approach to the rhetorical analysis of Paul's Letter to the Galatians that differs from the typical approach followed by researchers, namely the forcing of ancient rhetorical ...
    • The Book of Ruth as intra-Biblical critique on the Deuteronomic law 

      Braulik, Georg (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 1999)
      The book of Ruth, written in the post-exilic period, constitutes a 'homily on Dt 23- 25', (Michael D Goulder). It is the only biblical example of an entire book systematically subjecting a body of laws from the Deuteronomic ...
    • Religious plurality in Africa: a challenge to the church 

      Dolamo, R. T. H. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 1999)
      Chriscianity has been a privileged religion in South Africa under the white minority government. However, since the inception of a democratically elected government in 1994 and the passing of the Constitution of the Republic ...
    • "Interpretasierigting" as eksegetiese hulp: Rut in wyer kontekste 

      Jonker, L. C. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 1999)
      This article shows how the investigation inco the history of origin of che text itself, as well as the Wirkungsgeschichte thereof, can assist in decermining a possible "direction of interpretation" in terms of which ...
    • Barbara Thiering's interpretation of Jesus' life 

      Naude, J. A. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 1999)
      English: The purpose of this paper is to present arguments to disprove Thiering's claim that documents like the New Testament, Dead Sea Scrolls, the writings of Josephus, etc. might reveal the actual historical Jesus. Her ...