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Missiologie en kerkwees in Afrika / Missiology and the church in Africa

Rethinking Missio Dei: a conversation with postmodern and African Theologies

A Meiring

Verbum et Ecclesia; Vol 29, No 3 (2008), 791-818. doi: 10.4102/ve.v29i3.26

Submitted: 18 May 2008
Published:  17 November 2008


When Missio Dei is examined from the perspective of Postmodern and African Theologies, new possibilities and metaphors emerge that can contribute to our understanding of God and Church’s mission in the world. Missio Dei, it is shown, should also deal with panentheism, relationships, sacrifice and justice.

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A Meiring, University of Pretoria, South Africa



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