Extracted from text ... Lombaard, Christo (ed), 1999 - Essays and exercises in ecumenism
Publisher: Pietermaritzburg: Cluster. Soft Cover. xx & 414 Pages. Price: Unknown
Reviewer: Dr G M J van Wyk (Vanderbijlpark)
The aim of this volume is for it to function as a textbook for undergraduate studies in theology. I
will therefore approach this review with this aim in mind. The essays in this volume deal with
ecumenism and, by virtue of its compilation, the volume can be understood as an exercise in
An overview of the contents of the book reveals a broad scope. The twenty-seven
chapters of the book ..
Extracted from text ... Paesler, K, 1999 - Das Tempelwort Jesu : Die Traditionen von Tempelzerst?rung und
Tempelerneuerung im Neuen Testament (FRLANT 184)
Publisher: G?ttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht. Pages: 304, Price: Unknown
Reviewer: Dr Alfred Friedl (Vienna)
Even though no New Testament scholar of the twentieth century has gone to the trouble of
dealing with Jesus' logion on the Temple in a monograph, and only four articles (dating from
1914, 1976, 1978, 1985) address it directly (strangely enough, the author does not deem
commentaries worth mentioning), many exegetes have taken it up - possibly because of its
vagueness (saying of the Lord/contemporary false statement/formation ..
Extracted from text ... Pieterse, H J C 2001 - Preaching in a context of poverty
Publisher: Pretoria: Unisa. 127 Pages. Price: R55-00
Reviewer: Rev M J Manala (University of South Africa)
Pieterse is known for his passion for justice. This truth is clearly articulated in the foreword and
contents of the festschrift written in his honour at the time of his retirement as professor of
Practical Theology at the University of South Africa (Dreyer J S & Van der Ven J A 2002).
Because of this passion for justice, Pieterse's works on preaching have focused on preaching as
a contextual, transforming and liberating ..