AFRICA AND THE CHALLENGES OF THE TWENTY FIRST CENTURY

CODESRIA XIIIth CODESRIA GENERAL ASSEMBLY Rabat, Morocco, 5-9 December 2011 The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa, CODESRIA, will hold its 13th General Assembly on 5-9 December 2011, in Rabat, Morocco. The triennial General Assembly is one of the most important scientific events of the African continent. It provides the African … Continue reading

Theological Society of South Africa 2011: Call for papers !

Can a distinctively South African way of doing theology be identified? How does one capture contemporary South African theological discourse? How is “South African theology” different from other regions in Africa and elsewhere in the world? The Theological Society of South Africa will address these questions under the theme, “A distinctly South African way of doing … Continue reading

Call for Papers: Whither Mission after 2010?

The year, 2011 will be the celebration of 20 years after the publication of Transforming Mission, an important event in the life of SAMS. You might agree that 2010 has been an important year for mission in the world. The annual conference of the South African Missiological Society picks up the question which Bosch (2004:518) … Continue reading

Theological Society conference, 2010

Theological Society of South Africa Annual meeting Theme: Ecumenical movements in South Africa: Edinburgh 1910, Cottesloe 1960 and beyond 29 September – 1 October 2010 Faculty of Theology, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein Here’s some more information on the programme, accomodation, etc. DOWNLOAD For registration and all plenary sessions: Room 10, H van der … Continue reading

Call for Papers, in African Journal for Mission in Context

THEME: CONCEPTS AND CONTEXTS OF MISSION IN AFRICA TODAY The context of mission here refers to all the situations, processes, dispositions and activities that characterize the unique locations in which mission goes on. Context connotes not only geographical and historical considerations but also other factors such as the: political, economic, cultural, social and religious ambience … Continue reading

Peek into next week’s Missionalia

Here you get the news before the news. Next week’s Missionalia features a few newer forms of reflection and work by younger scholars. Some of them might stretch your thinking, others might stretch the imagination. Herewith a quick preview of this edition. Remember to order copies from Lee-Ann Roux or you can drop us a … Continue reading