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The Christian Citizen in a Multi-Racial Society - A Report of the Rosettenville Conference July 1949

By: N/A

Price: $36.10

Publisher: Christian Council of South Africa, Strand, Cape Province: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bvgh


107 pages (complete). An assured copy. A few years before the Dutch Reformed Churches persuaded themselves of a Christian Ideology to support Apartheid at their conference in Pretoria, the South African Churches met, just after the imposition of apartheid, to discuss a Christian reaction and role. Albert Luthuli's historic address to the conference is included. As an insight into the early intellectual and religious resistance to apartheid, this booklet is invaluable... View more info

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Christian Principles in Multi-Racial South Africa : A report on the Dutch Reformed Conference of Church Leaders, Pretoria, 17-19 November, 1953

By: van Wyk, F J (ed)

Price: $57.00

Publisher: Voortrekkerpers, Beperk, Johannesburg (printers): 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: bvfw


185 pages (complete). A neat copy. By 1953 the main Afrikaner churches of the Dutch Reformed Churches were intent on providing theological and Christian support for the policy of apartheid. The conference was called for November 1953. Here, despite the inclusion of liberal, equality-progressive speakers from other churches, the Conference set a line that the Dutch Reformed churches did not cross for several decades. As is noted in the 'Routledge Religions of South A... View more info