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Volksmoord in Rwanda: Missiologiese opmerkings

J. J. Kritzinger

Verbum et Ecclesia; Skrif en Kerk: Vol 17, No 1 (1996), 89-105. doi: 10.4102/ve.v17i1.1113

Submitted: 19 July 1996
Published:  02 August 1996


Genocide in Rwanda: missiological notes
The recent tragic events in Rwanda, a country generally regarded as “Christian”, put the accomplishments of the church in its mission under question. Why didn't the church and the millions of Christians make a difference? Or did they? An introspective missiological analysis is done. What are the things that Christians elsewhere can learn from Rwanda? Aspects which are discussed are: the gospel and ethnicity; the gospel and revival; the gospel and ethics; the gospel and culture; the gospel and politics; the gospel and socio-economic development; and the gospel and land.

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