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2 edition of Christianity in South Africa found in the catalog.

Christianity in South Africa

A Political, Social, and Cultural History (Perspectives on Southern Africa)

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Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church History,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Religion,
  • Africa - General,
  • Christianity - General,
  • Christian institutions & organizations,
  • Religion / General,
  • Social history,
  • Christianity - History - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRichard Elphick (Editor), Rodney Davenport (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages512
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9591391M
    ISBN 100520209397
    ISBN 109780520209398

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Perhaps nowhere in the African continent is the study of Christianity as fascinating, complex, or contentious as in South Africa. In the twentieth century South Africans have used Christian doctrine both to justify and to oppose doctrines of racial segregation, and Christian leadership provided much of the impetus for the founding of the African National Congress in Format: Paperback.

Jan 01,  · This tightly constructed and vigorously written book—a collaboration of thirty specialists Christianity in South Africa book in seven Christianity, the faith of almost three-quarters of the diverse South African population, has long been pushed to the margins of historical writing on South Africa, yet for more than two centuries it has shaped South African society and its diverse subcultures/5(3).

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Written by Elizabeth Isichei, a leading scholar in this field, A History of Christianity in Africa examines the origins and development of Christianity in Africa from the early story of Egyptian Christianity to the spectacular growth, vitality, and diversity of the churches in Africa angelstouch16.com by: Christianity in Africa Christianity has existed in Africa arguably since a decade after the death of Jesus of Nazareth.

With strong cultural ties between Roman Judea (Israel) and the Greco-Roman Egypt (a large Jewish population lived in Alexandria, Egypt), Mark the Evangelist established a church in Alexandria as early as 43 CE. Khutaza Park, Bell Crescent, Westlake Business Park. PO BoxTokai,South Africa.

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The Christian Bible is made up of two parts and the word "bible" comes from the Greek word for book, "biblos". The first part is the Old Testament and the second part is called the New Testament.

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Christianity in Africa: The Renewal of Non-Western Religion Format: Paperback. Christianity is the dominant religion in South Africa, with almost 80% of the population in professing to be Christian.

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All our products are available through our online store but if you don’t find what you are looking for, send us an email. This article about Christianity in South Africa today first appeared in the Fall issue of Providence‘s print edition.

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ON THE 12th OF SEPTEMBERa six-story church hostel collapsed suddenly in Lagos, Nigeria, killing people, 85 of whom were South African.

A bestseller in South Africa and successful abroad, the book has been reissued with additional material. My Traitor’s Heart By Rian Malan. Subtitled “Blood and Bad Dreams: A South African Explores the Madness in His Country, His Tribe and Himself”, this book was a bestseller in South Africa and elsewhere when it came out in Christianity in Africa began in Egypt in the middle of the 1st century.

By the end of the 2nd century it had reached the region around Carthage. Important Africans who influenced the early development of Christianity include Tertullian, Perpetua, Felicity, Clement of Alexandria, Origen of Alexandria, Cyprian, Athanasius and Augustine of Hippo. CUM Books is a company of people, passionate about the life-changing power of the gospel.

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