Browsing Research Articles (Science of Religion and Missiology) by Title

Browsing Research Articles (Science of Religion and Missiology) by Title

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  • Henry, Desmond; Niemandt, Cornelius Johannes Petrus (Nelus) (OpenJournals Publishing, 2014-04-30)
    Baptists in South Africa have developed along lines similar to other denominations of their day (e.g. the Dutch Reformed Church). However, there are six distinct waves of development within Baptist history in South Africa ...
  • Root, Robin; Van Wyngaard, Arnau; Whiteside, Alan (Routledge, 2017)
    We draw on a study of a church-run community home-based care organization in Swaziland to explore how individuals living with HIV perceived caregivers‘ impact on well-being. Our primary concern was to examine how religion, ...
  • Beyers, Jaco (SCIRI and SACRI, 2016)
    Humans as created matter engage with the transcendental. The difference between matter and spirit has been categorised: (a.) material and earthly existence is deemed impure and temporary. (b.) The spiritual existence is ...
  • Beyers, Jaco (OpenJournals Publishing, 2010)
    Western thought has influenced the way that religion is understood. Western philosophy supported the separation between the sacred and the profane. Modernism, focusing on human rationality, reduced religion to a set of ...
  • Beyers, Jaco (CSSALL Publishers, 2017)
    In this discussion the question to be addressed, will not be as much as to present direction in the format of religious participation in social responsibilities. Such a question assumes that religion does indeed have a ...
  • Van Zyl, F.J. (Francois Jacobus) (Reformed Theological College, Faculty of Theology, University of Pretoria, 2007-11)
    This article focuses on Karl Barth's view of the human being as sinner. In accordance with his christological approach to all theological matters, the article aims to argue that Barth describes the image and character of ...
  • Baatsen, Ronald Allen (AOSIS Open Journals, 2017)
    The relationship between Christianity and Islam from the perspective of a willingness to embrace them is described in this chapter. Over the last decade, there has been an intensified interest in developing a thorough ...
  • Kgatla, S.T. (Selaelo Thias) (Church History Society of Southern Africa, 2012)
    Belief in witchcraft is found across the world and in some societies alleged witches are persecuted and killed. This article explores the rise of false accusations of witchcraft and the resultant killings in South Africa ...
  • Kgatla, Selaelo Thias (Unisa Press, 2015)
    This article is the result of research findings undertaken in Limpopo Province on the subject of witchcraft beliefs. It is a narration of two villages whose residents were accused of witchcraft and had to be moved to ...
  • Vilanculo, Anselmo (Baptist Union of Southern Africa, 2009)
    Worship is the most intense and most absorbing activity of man under the sun. Yet it is also a transforming and life-changing experience man can know. As such, worship is the holiest of human activities and engagements of ...
  • Meiring, Piet (Pieter Gerhard Jacobus), 1941- (Unisa Press, 2009-11)
    In South Africa the Truth and Reconciliation process has come to an end. In Canada, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission has just begun to investigate the Indian Residential School system, a programme run over the course ...
  • Meyer, Esias E. (University of the Free State, Faculty of Theology, 2018)
    The article engages with the old question of Priestly influence in the book of Joshua and is, to a large extent, a response to Dozeman’s most recent commentary on Joshua 1-12. The article focusses specifically on the םֶ ...