The tradition of practical theology at the University of Pretoria

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dc.contributor.author Wepener, Cas, 1972-
dc.contributor.author Dreyer, Yolanda
dc.contributor.author Meylahn, Johann-Albrecht
dc.date.accessioned 2018-03-15T09:00:50Z
dc.date.available 2018-03-15T09:00:50Z
dc.date.issued 2017
dc.description.abstract The focus of this chapter is the tradition of PT at the UP. We consider it as practiced in the Department of PT at the UP at the time of celebrating the centenary of the FT by looking at it from different angles in order to focus on its unique position and especially its future in its particular context. By looking at the history of the subject and the Department as well as the global and local context within which the discipline is practiced in Pretoria, the possible direction is sketched in which this discipline can move at the Department of PT at the UP after 2017 (the year of the centenary of the FT). The chapter challenges the discipline of PT to embrace the continent of Africa where the department is situated, assuming that such an embracing will impact both ontology and epistemology. In this regard, we suggest a pneumapraxis to be part of the future of this discipline in SA. The chapter promotes both an intra and interdisciplinary approach. en_ZA
dc.description.department Practical Theology en_ZA
dc.description.librarian am2018 en_ZA
dc.description.uri http://www.ve.org.za en_ZA
dc.identifier.citation Wepener, C.J., Dreyer, Y. & Meylahn, J.A., 2017, ‘The tradition of Practical Theology at the University of Pretoria’, in ‘Theology at the University of Pretoria - 100 years: (1917-2017) Past, present and future’, Verbum et Ecclesia, suppl. 2, 38(4), a1677. https://DOI.org/ 10.4102/ve.v38i4.1677 en_ZA
dc.identifier.issn 1609-9982 (print)
dc.identifier.issn 2074-7705 (online)
dc.identifier.other 10.4102/ve.v38i4.1677
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2263/64270
dc.language.iso en en_ZA
dc.publisher AOSIS OpenJournals en_ZA
dc.rights © 2017, AOSIS (Pty) Ltd. All rights reserved.. This article is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license. en_ZA
dc.subject University of Pretoria (UP) en_ZA
dc.subject South Africa (SA) en_ZA
dc.subject Practical theology en_ZA
dc.subject Pneumapraxis en_ZA
dc.subject Centenary celebrations
dc.title The tradition of practical theology at the University of Pretoria en_ZA
dc.type Article en_ZA


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