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HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies is an acclaimed Open Access journal with broad coverage that promotes multidisciplinary, religious, and biblical aspects of studies in the international theological arena. The journal’s publication criteria are based on high ethical standards and the rigor of the methodology and conclusions reported.

Other websites related to this journal: www.hts.org.za


Vol 74, No 1 (2018)

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Singing and worship in an Anglican Church liturgy in Egba and Egba West Dioceses, Abeokuta, Nigeria EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Israel O.O. Odewole
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4584
African theology and African Christology: Difficulty and complexity in contemporary definitions and methodological frameworks EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Christopher Magezi, Jacob T. Igba
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4590
Ubuntu and philoxenia: Ubuntu and Christian worldviews as responses to xenophobia EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Mojalefa L.J. Koenane
Church, mission and reconstruction: Being a church with integrity in reconstruction discourse in post-colonial Zimbabwe EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Canon B. Shambare, Selaelo T. Kgatla
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4698
Models of disability: A brief overview EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Marno Retief, Rantoa Letšosa
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4738
The changing faces of African Independent Churches as development actors across borders EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Babatunde A. Adedibu
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4740
An empirical and experiential investigation into the contemplation of joy EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Stephen D. Edwards, David J. Edwards
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4746
‘There is no concern of prohibition against their trade’: A responsum by Rashbatz on the trade in monkeys practiced by Algerian Jews in the middle ages EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Abraham O. Shemesh
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4768
Exchange of wife for social and food security: A famine refugee’s strategy for survival (Gn 12:10–13:2) EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Cephas T.A. Tushima
A continued racial character of some of the Gereformeerde Kerke in South Africa: Strategic moves evading reconciliation and unity of churches in post-apartheid South Africa EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Elijah M. Baloyi
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4782
The reordering of the Batswana Cosmology in the 1840 English-Setswana New Testament EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Itumeleng D. Mothoagae
‘Primitive’: A key concept in Chidester’s critique of imperial and Van der Leeuw’s phenomenological study of religion EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Johan M. Strijdom
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4797
‘Whatever became of that earlier time of grace?’ Luther, Bonhoeffer and the quincentennial EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Henco van der Westhuizen
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4808
Critique of Auguste Comte’s ideology on the death of religion EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Anuli B. Okoli, Favour C. Uroko
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4810
Edomophobia?: An exilic or a post-exilic reading of Doeg in 1 Samuel 21 and 22 EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Woo Min Lee
Theology and practice of Christ Apostolic Church on Bible inspiration and its authority in the context of Evangelical theology EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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George O. Folarin
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4813
The role of the church in the #FeesMustFall movement in South Africa: Practical Theological reflection EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Mookgo S. Kgatle
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4814
How can the Reformation’s focus on faithfulness to Scripture inspire us for mission? EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Kirk J. Franklin
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4817
Tamed identities? Glimpsing her identity in Proverbs 10:1–22:16 and selected African proverbs EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Madipoane Masenya
Jesus and Mehr recognition according to oriental sources EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Amir A. Rokhzadi, Kaivan Shafei
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4825
‘Raising Hope’ in Quran and psychology EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Seyed M.H. Shirvani
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4828
The church and poverty alleviation in Nigeria EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Nkechi G. Onah, Lawrence N. Okwuosa, Favour C. Uroko
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4834
Circumcision and prevention of HIV and AIDS in Zimbabwe: Male genital cutting as a religio-cultural rite EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Temba T. Rugwiji
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4848
The centenary of Assemblies of God in South Africa: Historical reflections on theological education and ministry formation EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Kelebogile T. Resane
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4853
Tiyo Soga (1829–1871) at the intersection of ‘universes in collision’ EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Graham A. Duncan
The Life and Work of the anti-apartheid movement within the Church of Scotland from 1975 to 1985 EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Justin W. Taylor, Graham A. Duncan
‘Walking in the light’ and the missio Dei: Perspectives from the Anglican Church of Kenya EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Johannes J. Knoetze, Robinson K. Mwangi
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4868
The art of establishing and maintaining contact with ancestors: A study of Bapedi tradition EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Morakeng E.K. Lebaka
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4871
Migration crisis and Christian response: from Daniel De Groody’s image of God Theological Prism in Migration Theology to a Migration Practical Theology ministerial approach and operative ecclesiology EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Vhumani Magezi, Christopher Magezi
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4876
Religion, politics and the dilemma of modernising Ethiopia EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Mohammed Girma
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4878
God becomes beautiful … in mathematics EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Volker Kessler
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4886
A womanist exposition of pseudo-spirituality and the cry of an oppressed African woman EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Fundiswa A. Kobo
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4896
‘And God gave Solomon wisdom’: Proficiency in ornithomancy EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Abraham O. Shemesh
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4904
The Matthean Jesus’ surprising instruction to obey the teachers of the Law and Pharisees EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Francois P. Viljoen
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4911
Zechariah the model priest: Luke and the characterisation of ordinary priests in Luke-Acts EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Louis W. Ndekha
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4916
From three congregations to one autonomous church: The Swaziland Reformed Church EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Arnau van Wyngaard
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4922
Models and perspectives concerning the identity of Jesus as healer EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Zorodzai Dube
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4925
Cultural sensitive readings of Nahum 3:1–7 EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Wilhelm J. Wessels
The role of a missional social entrepreneurial church in a township community EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Semape J. Manyaka-Boshielo
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4932
‘Ostrich is a Fowl for any Matter’: The ostrich as a ‘strange’ fowl in Jewish literature EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Abraham O. Shemesh
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4938
Reception of Jesus as healer in Mark’s community EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Zorodzai Dube
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4952
A family support model for enhancing the well-being and work performance of Christians in managerial positions EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Florence Matsveru, Johann-Albrecht Meylahn
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4976
The Talmud, the Hippocratic Corpus and Mark’s healing Jesus on infectious diseases EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Zorodzai Dube
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.4985
Humans created God in their image? An anthropomorphic projectionism in the Old Testament EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Ndikho Mtshiselwa, Lerato Mokoena
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.5017
A public practical-theological response and proposal to decolonisation discourse in South Africa: From #YourStatueMustFall and #MyStatueShouldBeErected to #BothOurStatuesShouldBeErected EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Vhumani Magezi
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.5030
Changing family patterns from rural to urban and living in the in-between: A public practical theological responsive ministerial approach in Africa EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Vhumani Magezi
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.5036
Reconstruction of pastoral and theological education in tropical Africa: A review of the case of St. Andrew’s College, Kabare EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Julius M. Gathogo
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.5049
Exploring Psalm 139 through the Jungian lenses of sensing, intuition, feeling and thinking EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Leslie J. Francis, Greg Smith, Alec S. Corio
A critical analysis of conflicts between herdsmen and farmers in Nigeria: Causes and socioreligious and political effects on national development EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Christopher I. Ndubuisi
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/hts.v74i1.5065
Psalm 5 and the polarity between those who may stand before Yahweh and those who may not EMAIL FREE FULL TEXT
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Philippus J. Botha


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