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    • "Bevrydende waarheid?" Nagedink oor die aard van die Gereformeerde belydenis 

      Smit, D. J. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: This article pays tribute to the honouree by reflecting on the nature of Reformed confession, including confessional documents as well as rich and complex ways of confessing. A first section argues that the ...
    • Bullinger am Kap der Guten Hoffnung? Theologische Bemerkungen zum Einfluss Bullingers in Südafrika 

      D’Assonville, V. E. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: Articles regularly feature the notion of a forceful influence that was exerted by Heinrich Bullinger (sixteenth-century church reformer and successor of Zwingli in Zurich) on the early settlement during the first ...
    • Calvyn en die eenheid van die kerk 

      Coetzee, C. F. C. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: The subject of church unity remains one of the most relevant and most important subjects that Reformed churches have to deal with. We believe the one, holy, catholic and apostolic church. But we also experience ...
    • Calvyn oor natuurrampe 

      Potgieter, P. C. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: Severe natural disasters such as the tsunami off Indonesia in 2004 often lead to a demand for theological enlightenment. This article explores how John Calvin’s reasoning in this regard could be a relevant ...
    • Conceptualisation of evil in African Christian theology 

      Wethmar, C. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: The aim of this article is to give an account of the interaction between Christianity and African Traditional Religion found in African Christian theology. The comparison is made with special reference to the ...
    • Die etiek van regstellende aksie 

      Vorster, J. M. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: This article addresses the ethics of affirmative action in South Africa from a Christian ethical perspective. It firstly evaluates the Biblical teachings of redistributive justice and the implications of these ...
    • Gee die Bybel nog vandag aan ons morele oriëntering oor kwessies soos homoseksualiteit? 

      De Villiers, E. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: In the introduction to this article an attempt is made to indicate why this issue has become relevant, if not urgent, in the so-called Afrikaans churches. The next section highlights the emphasis by contemporary ...
    • Genesing en bevryding in Suid-Afrika: teologies nagedink oor die bydrae van Johan Heyns 

      Van Wyk, J. H. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: On 5 November 1994 the well known theologian Johan Heyns was brutally murdered in Pretoria — an event which was commemorated ten years later on 5 November 2004. In this article the author investigates the (immense) ...
    • 'n Gereformeerd-narratiewe pastorale terapie 

      Bezuidenhout, J. P.; Janse van Rensburg, J. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: Narrative therapy is usually connected with a post-modern paradigm like Social Constructionism. However, for some researchers and therapists post-modernity is not acceptable, since the use of such a narrative ...
    • Onward Christian soldiers! Christians in the army 

      Van de Beek, A. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: On the topic of Christians in the army, the author compares two traditions in Christian theology, one of which being Eusebius. In this tradition, soldiers are praised as warriors for the sake of God. A recent ...
    • Sonde met die wese van die sondeleer-versteurde daad, verhouding of toestand? 

      Doubell, F. B. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
    • Space, trinity and city: a theological exploration 

      Venter, R. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: The article addresses the neglect of space in theology. It is argued that any retrieval of space requires a transcendent referent and practical application. Hence, space is treated in relation to the doctrine ...
    • Theologische hermeneutiek en de postmoderne uitdaging 

      Ouweneel, Willem J. (Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, 2006)
      English: Some theologians have reacted negatively to the postmodern challenge (Wells, Groothuis), others more positively (McGrath, Thiselton, Vanhoozer, Grenz). The latter have taken up Ricoeur’s concept of the “masters ...