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Aktualiteit? Die Ned Geref Kerk in Suid-Afrika in die lig van die situasie in Duitsland

J. G. van der Watt

Verbum et Ecclesia; Skrif en Kerk: Vol 13, No 2 (1992), 200-220. doi: 10.4102/ve.v13i2.1057

Submitted: 18 July 1992
Published:  18 July 1992


Actuality? The Dutch Reformed Church in South Africa in the light of the situation in Germany
The social and religious developments in Germany show certain clear tendencies. Secularism as well as the resulting focus on human and individual rights have influenced the relevance of the church in a specific way. These developments also had a profound influence on the morality of society. Since the same type of developments are currently taking place in South Africa, certain suggestions are made regarding the relevance of the Dutch Reformed Church in such a changing society in the light of what can be learnt from the situation in Germany.

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