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Die rol van Ou Testament Teologie in die prediking

G. T. M. Prinsloo

Verbum et Ecclesia; Skrif en Kerk: Vol 15, No 2 (1994), 358-376. doi: 10.4102/ve.v15i2.1102

Submitted: 19 July 1994
Published:  19 July 1994


The function of Old Testament Theology in preaching
While preparing a sermon from the Old Testament, pastors often tend to neglect the important role that Old Testament Theology can play in assisting them to apply the ancient text to modern circumstances. In this paper, two reasons for this neglect is discussed, namely the problems concerning the method, task and scope of Old Testament Theology on the one hand and the inadequate historical and literary skills of the exegete on the other hand. Solutions to both problem areas are proposed.

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