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    • Practice-oriented research in service of designing interventions 

      Hermans, C.; Schoeman, W. J. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2015)
      The strength of the practice-oriented research strategy is to develop knowledge about the improvement of practices. Practice oriented research is research in which the research goal is coming from the professional practice ...
    • Praising God or singing of love?: from theological to erotic allegorisation in the interpretation of Canticles 

      Ausloos, H.; Lemmelijn, B. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2010)
      In the history of the interpretation of Canticles, one generally distinguishes two tendencies, which can also be identified in the interpretation history of the rest of the Old Testament literature. Alongside a literal ...
    • Prayer in the Old Testament as spiritual wisdom for today 

      Lombaard, C. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2018)
      The discipline of Biblical Spirituality, with its dual focus on ancient text and modern application, provides the methodological framework for this article. The modern sociological interest in religion, spirituality and ...
    • Praying through kenosis 

      Williams, D. T. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2007)
      English: From the very beginning, the practice of intercessory prayer has been an accepted part of Christian life, yet it has often been felt to be in conflict with the Christian view of God.Even though prayer has been ...
    • Preaching and cartooning: an exploration of the processes involved in developing a sermon and a newspaper cartoon 

      Wepener, C. J. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2015)
      This article explores the similarities and differences between the process followed to develop a sermon and that followed to develop a cartoon. It first examines the representation of the jester or clown in some recent ...
    • Die predikant: dienaar van God of net 'n gewone werknemer? 

      Du Plessis, J. V.; Deacon, H. J. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2007)
      English: This article examines the nature of the relationship between the minister and his/her congregation in the Dutch Reformed Church in South Africa.Is the minister in the service of God, or is he/she in the service ...
    • Die prediker as preek basisteoretiese perspektiewe uit handelinge 

      Venter, C. J. H.; Kim, H. K. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2004)
      English: This article explores the topic from a pneumatological perspective, and pays attention to the preacher’s calling, appointment and being filled with the Holy Spirit. The key question is that of congruence between ...
    • Prediking uit die Ou Testament 

      Janse van Rensburg, J. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2007)
      English: Preaching from the Old Testament has many pitfalls.Besides the danger of moralism, allegory and typology, there is the problem of preaching Christ from the Old Testament. Forcing Christ into Old Testament texts ...
    • Preface 

      De Villiers, Pieter G. R. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2013)
    • Preface 

      Verster, Pieter (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2012)
      Abstract not available
    • Preface 

      Verster, Pieter (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2012)
      Abstract not available
    • The prevalence of women sexual locking in a gender violence context - a pastoral perspective 

      Baloyi, M. E. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2016)
      Marriage is highly regarded in Africa. Many taboos and rituals were put in place to ensure that marriage endures for as long as the couple lives. Any attack on marriage was rendered as a great enemy that deserved to be ...
    • The priests and the descendants of Levi in the book of Malachi 

      Weyde, K. W. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2015)
      The article argues that the phrase “the descendants of Levi” in Mal 3:3 includes both priests and Levites and that the author of the book of Malachi was an inspired temple preacher, or writer, who probably belonged to the ...
    • The problem of cultural stereotyping in the pastoral care of a suicidal person 

      Ogbuanu, J. N. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2014)
      Suicide is a complex phenomenon; attempts to reduce or prevent it remain a challenge. Completed suicide has a deep negative impact on society. Suicidologists estimate that suicide will negatively affect at least ten times ...
    • Proclaiming the gospel in Macedonia, Achaia and in every place. Missions and 1 Thessalonians 1:6-8 

      De Villiers, P. G. R. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2003)
      English: In this article the author analyses 1 Thessalonians 1:6-8 in order to illuminate missiological activities of Pauline Christianity. Paul is often regarded as the zealous missionary who took the rural, Palestinian ...
    • Prophets at loggerheads: accusations of adultery in Jeremiah 23: 9-15 

      Wessels, W. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2011)
      The focus of this article is on one aspect of the raging conflict between the prophetic parties addressed in Jeremiah 23:9-15. In this section the aspect of disloyalty to Yahweh is raised as hampering factor for being a ...
    • Prophets at loggerheads: accusations of adultery in Jeremiah 23:9-15 

      Wessels, W. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2011)
      The focus of this article is on one aspect of the raging conflict between the prophetic parties addressed in Jeremiah 23:9-15. In this section the aspect of disloyalty to Yahweh is raised as hampering factor for being a ...
    • Psalm 1-50 in Afrikaans.'n korpusgebaseerde vertaalkundige analise 

      Naudé, J. A. (University of the Free State, 2003)
      English: Corpus-based research in translation involves using computerised corpora to study translated text and is concerned with revealing both the universal and the specific features of translation. A corpus of Bible ...
    • Psalm 51: "take not your Holy Spirit away from me" 

      Maré, L. P. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2008)
      English: Even a cursory reading of the New Testament makes one aware of numerous references to the Holy Spirit. The New Testament is thus normally the focus for studies on pneumatology. However, there are many references ...
    • The punishment of slaves in early Christianity: the views of some selected church fathers 

      De Wet, C. L. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2016)
      With few exceptions, many of the Church Fathers approved, in principle, of the punishment of slaves. However, there were very specific guidelines on why, how, and when to punish slaves. The purpose of this article is to ...