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Faculty of Theology

Welcome to the Faculty of Theology

The mission of the Faculty of Theology is to serve the church, community and science, bearing in mind our devotion to the African context and sensitivity to the concerns of different Christian traditions of faith. As John Mbiti once said: "You are because we are, we are because you are." Hence, we are proud to count people from across the world among our students and alumni. 

 

News

Fellowship for Experienced Researchers granted to UP practical theologian - 01/10/2014
From Practical Theology

Prof Johann Meylahn of the Department of Practical Theology was granted the Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers at the Humboldt Universität in Berlin, Germany.

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Training opportunities: October to December 2014 - 01/10/2014
From Centre for Contextual Ministry

The Centre for Contextual Ministry offers training and development opportunities for church and community leaders.

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International Symposium on Ecodomy: Life in its Fullness - 01/09/2014
From Faculty of Theology

The Faculty of Theology is hosting a symposium from 27 to 28 October 2014, with regards to the Faculty Research Theme (FRT) Ecodomy: Life in its fullness.

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Book launch in honour of Prof Allan Boesak - 27/08/2014
From Centre for Public Theology

On 22 August, the Centre for Public Theology in the Faculty of Theology launched a book in honour of Prof Allan Boesak. The title of the book - Prophet from the South - is enthused by the Book of Amos 7:10-17, where everything was against Amos the prophet. Amosís only justification for his prophetic authority was his submission to the divine command.

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Training opportunities: September to November 2014 - 27/08/2014
From Centre for Contextual Ministry

The Centre for Contextual Ministry offers training and development opportunities for church and community leaders.

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