Tag Archives: Culture

Reaching out with the gospel…

Some critical reflections on preaching weekly at the local school this 1st Quarter: Bericht – Modern 1.  Preach you the Word and plant it home         To men who like or like it not,      The Word that … Continue reading

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Principal’s concert

Here are some pictures of the delightful principal’s concert for the staff of the University of Pretoria. A highlight of the year and a wonderful way to say thank you to the hard working personnel at this academic institution serving … Continue reading

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Löhe on Galatians 3:28

There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus. (Gal 3:28 NIV) It is divine providence that we are German. He willed that there are … Continue reading

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Political Comment: Culture and cultural diversity

WORLD DAY FOR CULTURAL DIVERSITY FOR DIALOGUE AND DEVELOPMENT Adv Jacques du Preez, FW de Klerk Foundation Today we celebrate World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development. The phrase “cultural diversity” is used to describe the variety of … Continue reading

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Comment: What about a “afrikaans” residence at the University?

THE RESIDENCES OF STELLENBOSCH By Dave Steward, Executive Director of the FW de Klerk Foundation The proposed policy of the University of Stellenbosch regarding the admission of students to university residences raises questions not only about the future of Afrikaans … Continue reading

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THE RIGHT TO CULTURAL FREEDOM AND FORCED MARRIAGES

THE RIGHT TO CULTURAL FREEDOM AND FORCED MARRIAGES IN SOUTH AFRICA: WHAT THE CONSTITUTION GIVETH, THE CONSTITUTION TAKETH AWAY  Jacques Matthee, North-West University (Vaal Triangle Campus) Recently the media was flooded with reports of a 13-year-old girl who was married off to … Continue reading

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WHOSE WAY – WHOSE LAWS – WHOSE IDENTITY?

WHOSE WAY – WHOSE LAWS – WHOSE IDENTITY? By Dave Steward, Executive Director of the FW de Klerk Foundation President Zuma’s recent comments in the House of Traditional Leaders on the need “to solve African problems in the African way” … Continue reading

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