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Die prediking van hoop aan getraumatiseerdes in die huisgesin van God. Prakties-teologiese perspektiewe in die lig van Hebreërs

In die Skriflig. 2003;37(1):27-50 DOI 10.4102/ids.v37i1.457


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Journal Title: In die Skriflig

ISSN: 1018-6441 (Print); 2305-0853 (Online)

Publisher: AOSIS

Society/Institution: Reformed Theological Society

LCC Subject Category: Philosophy. Psychology. Religion: Practical Theology: Practical religion. The Christian life

Country of publisher: South Africa

Language of fulltext: English, Afrikaans

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C.J.H. Venter (Vakgroep Praktiese Teologie, Skool vir Kerkwetenskappe, Potchefstroomse Universiteit vir CHO)


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Time From Submission to Publication: 11 weeks


Abstract | Full Text

The preaching of hope to traumatized people in the household of God. Practical-theological perspectives in the light of Hebrews This article focuses mainly on two prominent areas of research. Firstly, applicable basis-theoretical material from Hebrews on issues of preaching hope in the household of God is selected and analysed. Secondly, the concept of trauma is outlined. After this the DSM-IV criteria list is utilized to establish certain psychological patterns in the life of people experiencing trauma. Finally, practice-theoretical perspectives are indicated for preaching hope to traumatized people in the household of God.