This Festschrift in celebration of Andries van Aarde’s sixtieth
birthday, honours his contribution to New Testament Studies
and related disciplines. The editorial board of HTS wishes
him the very best and especially good health for the future.
We wish to express a special word of thanks for his excellent
work as editor of HTS Theological Studies the past 25 years.
Under his guidance this journal has significantly contributed
to local and international research.