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Khōra table: An attempt at a vulnerable Time-Play-Space for a local practical theological voice seeking global harmonies and offering prophetic discord

Johann-Albrecht Meylahn
Verbum et Ecclesia | Vol 32, No 1 | a499 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/ve.v32i1.499 | © 2011 Johann-Albrecht Meylahn | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 21 January 2011 | Published: 02 August 2011


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Abstract

This paper sought to investigate a possible grammar for a practical theological voice. The paper begins by reflecting on the different grammars currently dominating the voice of theology in South Africa and seeking a way beyond such dominating grammars towards a more playful grammar that is acutely aware of the incompletion and thus vulnerability of the play as there are unheard voices still to join it. In an attempt to interpret such a space I have made use of Derrida


Keywords

Chora; Heidegger; space; Theology; Derrida

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