oa Missionalia : Southern African Journal of Mission Studies - Towards a functional Christology among African Indigenous Churches in Ghana
|Article Title||Towards a functional Christology among African Indigenous Churches in Ghana|
|© Publisher:||Southern African Missiological Society (SAMS)|
|Journal||Missionalia : Southern African Journal of Mission Studies|
|Affiliations||1 Missiology and Cultural Anthropology, Good News Theological College and Seminary, Accra, Ghana|
|Publication Date||Apr 2005|
|Pages||138 - 165|
|Keyword(s)||Akan society, Christological titles, Concepts of Jesus, Messiah in African context, Salvation, Socio-cultural, Theological significance and Western Christology|
African indigenous churches (AICs) are commonly known as being highly pneumatic. Some even argue that their overly pneumatic spirituality has weakened their Christology. The question of the place of Christ within the pneumatically centred theology of AICs is an important one that has been explored more rigorously in recent years. This article that constitutes part of nationwide research in Ghana among indigenous churches, explores the place given to Christ within the religious apprehension of Ghanaian AICs.
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