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Post-Christianity in Africa

G. C. Oosthuizen

Post-Christianity in Africa

a theological and anthropological study

by G. C. Oosthuizen

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Published by W. B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. in Grand Rapids .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Christianity -- Africa.,
    • Nativistic movements -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementby G. C. Oosthuizen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1360 .O58 1968
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 273 p.
      Number of Pages273
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5681192M
      LC Control Number69012489

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      If you want to know what American churches will be facing in 20 years, look to Europe today. Contemporary Europe is a heathen continent with a Christian residue. CYBERJOURNAL FOR PENTECOSTAL-CHARISMATIC RESEARCH " The Nature of Continuity and Discontinuity of Ghanaian Pentecostal Concept of Salvation in African Cosmology " By Rev. Dr. Emmanuel Kingsley Larbi. Introduction. Though the mainline historic churches have been operating in Ghana since the beginning of the nineteenth century, it was only at the beginning of the 20 th century .

      be the church in Africa where the selfhood of the church is at stake. This is an important definition because it states the vision of the African Independent Churches. Such a definition views this movement in a positive light. Oosthuizen, states that in 75 to .   BY ALLEN OLATUNDE INTRODUCTION Indigenous Christianity came into being in Africa through the initiatives of the concerned indigenous Africans who felt that Christianity should better be expressed in the African perception and worldview. This initiative was deployed to wipe off factionalism and bring together African Christians with their African feelings and passions towards .


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OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages 8 plates 23 cm: Contents: 1. The church in the African context An introduction to the independent movements in Africa Classification of the independent movements: their eschatology and Christology Misunderstanding of the biblical meaning of the Holy Spirit in the independent movements Revival in the early church in North Africa.

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