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Violence: The church is part of the problem

Erna Oliver
Verbum et Ecclesia | Vol 32, No 2 | a510 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/ve.v32i2.510 | © 2011 Erna Oliver | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 23 March 2011 | Published: 12 December 2011

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South African Christians are not only surrounded by violence, but actively participate in acts of violence, therefore contributing to the unacceptably high levels of anxiety and counterviolence across the country. Christian churches


Violence; Afrikaans speaking churches; transformation; crises


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