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An African call for life : contribution to the World Council of Churches sixth assembly theme "Jesus Christ -- the life of the world"

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/catalog492
Publication Date
c1983
Material Type
Book : Paper
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
Call Number
BT 202 A33 1983
Place
Geneva
Publisher
World Council of Churches
Publication Date
c1983
Physical_Description
xx, 152 p.; 20.8 x 14.9 cm.
Material Type
Book : Paper
Notes
"Edited [by] Masamba ma Mpolo, Reginald Stober [and] Evelyn V. Appiah".
"Published for the World Council of Churches by Uzima Press, Limited .. Nairobi" -- verso of t.-p.
Includes bibliographical references.
"The theme 'Jesus Christ: the Life of the World' is a confessional evaluation of the socio-political and economic situation of the entire continent of Africa. The papers presented in this book indicate clearly that due to a number of factors, much of Africa today is less well-off than it was in 1960". -- back cover.
Contents:Contributors -- Foreword dated Accra, 1 May 1983 / Annie B. Jiagge -- Let there be Life: Introductory Remarks dated Geneva, February 1983 / The Editors -- 1. Life in its fullness / Nelson H. Charles -- 2. Jesus Christ : The Life of the World : A Black South African perspective / Simon S. Maimela -- 3. Jesus Christ: Word of Life / Masamba ma Mpolo -- 4. Reflections on the Assembly Theme / Sierra Leone Visitation Team -- 5. The Search for a Living Church in Africa / John S. Pobee -- 6. Towards a Self-Supporting African Church / Kimpianga Mahaniah -- 7. Developing Countries and the Nuclear Issue: Reflections of an African Scientist / Bena-Silu -- 8. The Challenge of African Churches and Countries / Kabiru Kinyanjui -- 9. Some Theological and Ethical Considerations in the African context / Henry Okullu -- 10. Wholeness of Life in Africa / M. Amba Oduyoye -- 11. Jesus Christ: The Crown of Life / Abba Garima -- 12. Jesus is the Fullness of my Life / N.K. Dzobo -- 13. The Living Christ is a Compassionate God / John Gatu -- 14. The Confession of Alexandria / All Africa Conference of Churches -- 15. The Birth of Life / Grace Yemi Ladokun -- Suggested Reading -- Reference Notes.
Contributors include two Anglican theologians: the Rt. Rev. Henry Okullu, Bishop of the diocese of Maseno South in the Anglican Church of Kenya and Dr. John Pobee of Ghana.
Colophon: Printed by Afropress Ltd., Lusaka Close, P.O. Box 30502, Nairobi, Kenya.
Added Entry
World Council of Churches
Mpolo, Masamba ma
Stober, Reginald
Appiah, Evelyn V.
All Africa Conference of Churches
Bena-Silu
Charles, Nelson H.
Dzobo, N.K. (Noah Komla), d. 2010
Garima
Gatu, John G. (John Gachango), 1925-2017
Jiagge, Annie Baeta, 1918-1996
Kinyanjui, Kabiru
Ladokun, Grace Yemi
Mahaniah, Kimpianga, 1941-
Maimela, Simon (Simon Sekomane), 1944-
Oduyoye, Mercy Amba, 1934-
Okullu, J. Henry (John Henry), 1929-1999
Pobee, John S. (John Samuel), 1937-2020
Subjects
Jesus Christ - Person and offices
Christianity - Africa - 20th century
World Council of Churches. Assembly (6th : 1983 : Vancouver, B.C)
Theology, Doctrinal - Africa
Africa - Religion - 20th century
Christianity and culture - Africa
Africa - 20th century
Call Number
BT 202 A33 1983
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
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Reinventing Christianity : African Theology Today

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Author
Parratt, John, 1938-
Publication Date
1995
Material Type
Book : Paper
Location
U. of T. Libraries
Call Number
BT 30 A438 P37 1995
Author
Parratt, John, 1938-
Place
Grand Rapids MI and Trenton NJ
Publisher
William B. Eerdmans and Africa World Press
Publication Date
1995
Physical_Description
x, 217 p. ; 22.8 x 15 cm.
Material Type
Book : Paper
Notes
[By] John Parratt".
"Published jointly 1995 by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. and Africa World Press, Inc". -- verso of t.-p.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Bibliography: p. 213-214.
"Following an introduction that charts the growth and development of African theology, Parratt examines the differing theological assumptions and methodologies throughout the continent. He also shows how Africans are rethinking the central dogmas of the Christian faith ... and evaluates Africa's political theologies, giving special attention to African socialism and to South African black theology" -- back cover.
Contents: Author's Note dated Carlisle 1994 / John Parratt -- Abbreviations -- The Emergence of Christian Theology in Africa -- The Theological Method -- Scripture and Revelation -- African Religions and Christian Dogma -- Two Theological Reconstructions -- Political Theologies -- The South African Voice -- Enduring Problems -- Select Bibliography -- Index.
Index includes several reference to Anglican Archbishop Desmond Tutu.
Subjects
Theology, Doctrinal - Africa, Sub-Saharan - History - 20th century
Christianity and other religions - Africa
Africa - Religion - 20th century
Black theology - History - 20th century
Liberation theology - Africa
Boulaga, F. Eboussi (Fabien Eboussi), 1934-
Bujo, Benezet, 1940-
Buthelezi, Manas, 1935-2016
Boesak, Allan (Allan Aubrey), 1946-
ISBN
0-8028-4113-9 (pbk: alk. paper)
Call Number
BT 30 A438 P37 1995
Location
U. of T. Libraries
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Run while the sun is hot

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/catalog7802
Author
Fuller, W. Harold
Publication Date
[1967?]
Material Type
Book
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
Call Number
BV 3500 F84
Author
Fuller, W. Harold
Place
[New York NY]
Publisher
Sudan Interior Mission
Publication Date
[1967?]
Physical_Description
256 p. : ll., 12 leaves of plates, map on front endpapers ; 21.5 x 14.5 cm.
Material Type
Book
Notes
"[By] W. Harold Fuller".
Includes bibliography: p. [246]-247 and index.
A description of the author's "research travels totalling 12,000 zig-zagging miles across the widest part of Africa". p. 2. [Account of the author's travels in Liberia, Ghana, Dahomey, Nigeria, Upper Volta, Niger, Sudan, Ethiopia and the Somali Republic.]
Contents: Dedication -- Incredible Safari -- "The Man Who Beats the Drum" -- Christopher Columbus and Kwame Nkrumah -- Traffic Jam in a Pirate Port -- On Trek with Stanley -- The Thunder God Strikes Again -- School for Headhunters' Children -- Beehive on a Plateau -- Heroes without Haloes -- "The the Elephant Charged" -- Wind of the White Horsemen -- A Sultan and a Saint -- Crosses in the Sahara -- Initiation Ordeal -- "Let My People Go" -- The Queen of Sheba's Land -- Boots in the Offering Plate -- The Witchdoctor's Prophecy -- The Trail Blazers -- Snake Dancers and Backsliders -- Of Missionaries and Demons -- The Place No Doctor Would Live -- Cinnamon and Daggers -- The Crime Worse than Murder -- Epilog: from the Edge of Africa -- A Short Bibliography -- Index.
Colophon: Printed and bound in England by Hazell Watson and Viney Ltd, Aylesbury, Bucks.
Subjects
Missions - Africa - 20th century
Africa - Social conditions - 1960-
Africa - Religion - 20th century
Sudan Interior Mission - History
Call Number
BV 3500 F84
Location
Trinity College (Graham Library)
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