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1 Corinthians 14:33b-36 in light of women and church leadership in Nigeria 4234 38 0 2 4274
Tearing of clothes: A study of an ancient practice in the Old Testament 337 1751 0 1 2089
'This generation' in Matthew 24:34 as a timeless, spiritual generation akin to Genesis 3:15 1808 13 0 1 1822
Proverbs 31:10-31: A contextual reading 1725 19 0 1 1745
Christianity and the African traditional religion(s): The postcolonial round of engagement 138 1401 0 27 1566
Deconstruction the end of writing: 'Everything is a text, there is nothing outside context' 663 540 0 1 1204
Did the ancient Egyptians migrate to ancient Nigeria? 1138 59 0 0 1197
Is Dhul Qarnayn, Alexander the Great? Reflecting on Muhammad Rāghib al-Ṭabbākh's contribution on a translated manuscript discovered in Timbuktu on Dul Qarnayn 982 12 0 1 995
Biblical principles as an answer to the African people's questioning of witchcraft 24 761 0 1 786
Euthanasia in South Africa: Philosophical and theological considerations 652 63 0 9 724
How can we know the existence of God: Anselm and Aquinas? 606 77 0 3 686
Exploring ubuntu discourse in South Africa: Loss, liminality and hope 618 47 0 3 668
Old Testament foundations for Christian hospitality 562 34 0 1 597
Prosperity gospel and the culture of greed in post-colonial Africa: Constructing an alternative African Christian Theology of Ubuntu 538 37 0 2 577
Social media and religion: Missiological perspective on the link between Facebook and the emergence of prophetic churches in southern Africa 426 87 0 1 514
Marriage and divorce in Malachi 2:10-16: An ethical reading of the abomination to Yahweh for faith communities 503 8 0 1 512
Identity and dignity within the human rights discourse: An anthropological and praxis approach 470 6 0 0 476
The Book of Ruth in the time of the Judges and Ruth, the Moabitess 466 8 0 1 475
Feminists and their perspectives on the church fathers' beliefs regarding women: An inquiry 390 57 0 1 448
The leadership challenges of Paul's collection for the saints in Jerusalem: Part II: Overcoming the obstacles on the side of the recipients and of Paul 418 19 0 2 439
Public role of the church in anti-corruption: An assessment of the CCAP1 Livingstonia Synod in Malawi from a kenōsis perspective 388 49 0 1 438
An analysis of Isaiah 62:6-7 - A psychology of religion approach 436 0 0 0 436
The prophet like Moses (Dt 18:15-22): Some trajectories in the history of interpretation 413 10 0 8 431
The meaning of the diakon word group in John 12:26 applied to the ministry in congregations 409 3 0 0 412
Patience, presence and promise: A study of prophetic realism in Jeremiah 29:4-7 386 10 0 3 399
Hezekiah and the Assyrian tribute 389 6 0 0 395
The formation of Christian theology in Alexandria 381 14 0 0 395
Towards a global theology: Theological method and contextualisation 330 58 0 1 389
The 'Jezebel spirit': A scholarly inquiry 27 339 0 1 367
Rereading Amos 7:8-17 in the context of the 'professional' prophets in Nigeria 334 16 0 1 351
Yhwh, the Goddess and Evil: Is 'monotheism' an adequate concept to describe the Hebrew Bible's discourses about the God of Israel? 315 20 0 0 335
The Biblical exegesis of headship: A challenge to Patriarchal understanding that impinges on women's rights in the church and society 4 328 0 0 332
Re-reading 1 Corinthians 6:12-20 in the context of Nigerian Pentecostals' theology of sex 314 12 0 5 331
Just emotions: Reading the Sarah and Hagar narrative (Genesis 16, 21) through the lens of human dignity 319 11 0 0 330
The role of Christianity in mending societal fragility and quelling violence in Liberia 307 17 0 0 324
Judging the Judges: Finding value in these problematic characters 5 313 0 1 319
The role of the theology of retribution in the growth of Pentecostal-Charismatic churches in Africa 283 29 0 4 316
Was Eve the first femme fatale? 212 62 0 8 282
Salvation in Acts 16: Meaning and missional implication derived from the sociohistorical method 270 4 0 5 279
Love: A philosophy of pastoral care and counselling 259 19 0 0 278
The missional church structure and the priesthood of all believers (Ephesians 4:7-16) in the light of the inward and outward function of the church 246 30 0 0 276
Considering the this-worldly religious focus of the African traditional worldview as found in South Africa 261 12 0 0 273
Does scientism undermine other forms of knowledge? 244 24 0 4 272
The African Women Theologians' contribution towards the discussion about alternative masculinities 256 11 0 1 268
Effects and impact of witchcraft on Sotho Reformed Churches and the Biblical view of witchcraft 245 14 0 1 260
Some psychoanalytical meanings of the skin in Leviticus 13-14 242 10 0 2 254
Dining in the lions' den - Bel and the dragon, verses 28-42 (Old Greek/Theodotion) 244 4 0 3 251
Reinterpreting Paul's perspective of celibacy in 1 Corinthians 7 in light of singlehood amongst Nigerian Christians 215 24 0 6 245
Andrew Murray's theology of divine healing 21 221 0 0 242
The Ephesian elders come to Miletus: An Annaliste reading of Acts 20:15-18a 233 7 0 0 240
Ubuntu as care: Deconstructing the gendered Ubuntu 125 106 0 2 233
Suicide as a sin and mental illness: A dialogue between Christianity and psychology 212 15 0 0 227
Strengthening the Ubuntu social canopy after the Afrophobic attacks 209 15 0 2 226
Pastoral leadership in a congregational church setting: The case of the Baptist Convention of South Africa 189 33 0 1 223
Racism and xenophobia: The role of the Church in South Africa 188 31 0 0 219
The Old Testament or Hebrew Bible in Africa: Challenges and prospects for interpretation and translation 162 39 0 5 206
Historical Theology: Content, methodology and relevance 122 83 0 0 205
Mission as the creation of a God-ward culture: A critical missiological analysis 152 47 0 3 202
Does the Christian worldview provide a place for the law of attraction? (Part 2): An apologetic evaluation of the way the Bible is used in promoting this idea 182 11 0 3 196
Daniel 9 as part of an apocalyptic book? 190 4 0 0 194
The relevance and necessity of contextualising theological education and ministerial formation in South Africa 187 6 0 1 194
The reversal of Babel: Questioning the early church's understanding of the gift of the Holy Spirit in Acts as a reversal of the curse of Babel 164 28 0 1 193
Communicating amidst reality: Ezekiel's communication as a response to his reality 176 10 0 4 190
The accusation of 'world disturbers' (Acts 17:6) in socio-political context 186 2 0 1 189
In defence of communitarianism philosophy: The contribution of moderate communitarianism to the formation of an African identity 154 32 0 1 187
Storying Ubuntu as a rainbow nation 123 63 0 0 186
Augustine on redemption in Genesis 1-3 133 51 0 1 185
Setswana proverbs within the institution of lenyalo [marriage]: A critical engagement with the bosadi [womanhood] approach 93 89 0 2 184
The ancestors, violence and democracy in Zimbabwe 143 34 0 2 179
The Christian faith and evolution: An evolving, unresolved debate 71 105 0 1 177
The distinctiveness of Christian morality - Reflections after 30 years 8 165 0 1 174
Reading Psalm 23 in African context 151 16 0 3 170
Does the Christian worldview provide a place for the law of attraction? (Part 1): An apologetic evaluation of the roots of this doctrine 156 10 0 3 169
The importance of lament in pastoral ministry: Biblical basis and some applications 152 14 0 3 169
Resurrection imageries: A study of the motives for extravagant burial rituals in ancient Egypt 148 9 0 3 160
The ethical implications of 2 John 10-11 153 4 0 3 160
Oppressive and liberative: A Zimbabwean woman's reflections on ubuntu 105 27 0 28 160
The political vow of Jephthah in Judges 11:30-31 123 37 0 0 160
Distance no impediment for funerals: Death as a uniting ritual for African people - A pastoral study 117 37 0 3 157
Interpreting the Hannah narrative (1 Sm 1:1-20) in light of the attitude of the church in Nigeria towards childlessness 131 19 0 2 152
Attempting to develop a Pentecostal theology of worship 133 16 0 1 150
Freedom of religion in South Africa: Then and now 1652 -2008 27 121 0 0 148
Some thoughts on the relationship between Old Testament studies and systematic theology 87 61 0 0 148
A metaphysical and neuropsychological assessment of musical tones to affect the brain, relax the mind and heal the body 138 9 0 1 148
Prophetic preaching in the socio-economic and socio-political crisis of Zimbabwe 133 14 0 1 148
Singing as a therapeutic agent in Pentecostal worship 132 11 0 2 145
The God of Job 108 34 0 2 144
Healing liturgy: The role of music and singing 129 12 0 1 142
Old Testament spirituality in the gospel of John 134 6 0 0 140
African same-sexualities and indigenous knowledge: Creating a space for dialogue within patriarchy 115 24 0 0 139
Towards redeeming marriage custom from 'triangular captivity': The missional dilemma of the Methodist Church in Zimbabwe 42 95 0 1 138
A three musketeering approach to pastoral care: Reflections on collaboration between pastoral care, narrative therapy and positive psychology 125 10 0 0 135
An ethics of forgiveness 12 122 0 0 134
An African woman's dilemma in The Secret Lives of Baba Segi's Wives: A bosadi perspective on the challenges and pains of infertility 121 9 0 3 133
Negus Ezana: Revisiting the Christianisation of Aksum 93 36 0 4 133
Overcoming fear? A search for an empowering theological response to the fear of witchcraft among urban Zimbabwean Christians 102 26 0 4 132
Ngwaga wa Mopedi: seka sa ngwaga wa merafe ye mengwe ya Bibele 117 13 0 1 131
The drum and its significance for the interpretation of the Old Testament from an African perspective: Part two 91 36 0 1 128
Isaiah 5: A prophetic critique of economic proportion 118 7 0 3 128
Mongwalelo wa sefela sa Serote: 'A re thabeng re rete' (Difela tsa kereke, 2010) 92 32 0 3 127
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