Skrif en Kerk Volume 18 Issue 2 (1997)

Skrif en Kerk Volume 18 Issue 2 (1997)

 

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  • Viviers, Hendrik (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    No taking or avoiding of chances, but utilising all chances! A socio-rhetorical appreciation of Ecclesiastes 11:1-6: The book of Vemon K Robbins, Exploring the texture of texts: A guide to socio-rhetorical interpretation ...
  • Van der Merwe, J.M. (Johan Matthys) (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    Church Reformers we should not forget: On the fifth of November 1980, the Reformed Day Witness was published in Die Kerkbode by eight theologians of the Dutch Reformed Church. The Witness, as it became known, soon had ...
  • Van Aarde, A.G. (Andries G.) (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    The marriage arrangements in the Jerusalem Temple cult in opposition to Christian values: Equal access for everyone to God's grace in an unmediated way is a central aspect of Jesus' presentation of the Kingdom of God. ...
  • Spangenberg, I.J.J. (Izak J.J.) (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    Although a number of scholars have criticised Casetti's analysis of Psalm 49. Zenger and Bossfeld employed his ideas in their recent commentary on the Psalms. According to these scholars the psalm consists of two ...
  • Prinsloo, Willem S. (Willem Sterrenberg), 1944- (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    Isaiah 7:14 and the virgin birth: Despite the fact that Matthew 1:22-23 uses Isaiah 7:14 to legitimise the virgin birth - or, rather the virgin conception - Isaiah 7:14 can not be interpreted to be a prediction of the ...
  • Wethmar, Conrad Johannes (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    The church is one of the primary contexts in which theology is done. In the South African theology education debate the implications which this context has for the nature of theological education has not yet been ...
  • Meyer, E. (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    A Theology of Revelations as imbedded in the hymns: This article is based on a twofold hypothesis, namely that the author of Revelation not only wrote the hymns in this book,' he also used them specifically to express ...
  • Vos, C.J.A. (Casparus Johannes Adam), 1945- (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    In the mirror of our times - Part 1: This article focusses on our changing times as well as the dinamic process of modernisation. The article also reflects on the effects of these changes on man's view of the image of ...
  • Maritz, P.J. (Petrus Jacobus) (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    In this paper a possible third century contribution to Church History reconstruction is considered. This is employed as an example for South African church historians who are dedicated to history interpretation, whether ...
  • Kim, Daewon (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    It is wrong to limit the call to perseverance in Hebrews to chapters 10:32- 39 and 12:1-13. The whole of Hebrews deals with this theme, but especially 10:32-13:17. This paper focuses on this last section and deals with ...
  • Human, Dirk J. (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    The text of Psalm 55 will be remembered for its musical setting by Felix Mendelsohn and others and also for the fact that it is one of the most difficult psalms to analyse. A tradition-historical analysis of the traditions ...
  • Claassen, G.F. (Gustav Fredrich) (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    It is said that the canonical approach by Childs represents a paradigm shift. Accordingly it is stated that Childs operates a-historically. This article hypothesised that the canonical approach still finds itself in the ...
  • Augustyn, G.M. (Gert Mathys) (Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 1997)
    This article summarises the record of a conscious approach by the writer to interpret Psalm I04 with a comprehensive methodology against the available knowledge of the ecosystemic status of the world. In preparation for ...