Christianity in independent Africa / edited by Edward Fasholé-Luke ... [et al.].

Contributor(s): Fasholé-Luke, Edward WPublication details: London : Bloomington, IN : R. Collings ; Indiana University Press, c1978Description: 630 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 0253375061Subject(s): Christianity -- Africa -- Congresses | Christianity -- 20th century -- CongressesDDC classification: 209/.6 LOC classification: BR1360 | .C48 1978
Contents:
Introduction / G.Tasie & R.Gray -- Missionary factor in Africa / R.E. Kendall -- Ministry of the Catholic Church in Africa, 1960-1975 / A. Hastings -- Patterns of ministry and structure within independent churches / H.W. Turner -- Major changes & developments in Christian leadership in Busoga Province, Uganda, 1960-1974 / T. Tuma -- African local churches & the world-wide Roman Catholic communion: modification of relationships, as exemplified by Lilongwe diocese / P.A. Kalilombe -- Aladura churches in Nigeria since independence / A. Omoyajowo -- Changes within Christianity: the case of the Musama Disco Christo Church / K.A. Opoku -- African Sisters' Congregations: realities of the present situation / A. Kupalo -- Church & the changing role of women in the churches in Freetown, Sierra Leone / F.C. Steady -- Church unity & religious change in Africa / O.U. Kalu -- Missions, the state & education in South-Eastern Nigeria, 1956-1971 / A.E. Afigbo -- Church, state & education: the Eastern Nigeria experience, 1950-1967 / C.M. Cooke -- Religion and the press in 'the Enclave' in the Nigerian Civil War / A.F. Walls --
Catholic Church & Camerounian nationlism / J. Mfoulou -- Authenticity & Christianity in Zaire / N. Mushete -- Roman Catholic Church in social crisis: the case of Rwanda / I.Linden -- Was the Democratic Party of Uganda a purely confessional party? / M. Twaddle -- Emerging pattern of Church and State cooperation in Kenya / J.Lonsdale [et al] -- Church & state in Zambia: the case of the African Methodist Episcopal Church / D.J. Cook -- Independent churches and independent states: Jehovah's Witnesses in East & Central Africa / S. Cross -- Modern education among Freetown Muslims & the Christian stimulus / L.O. Sanneh -- Islam in Nigeria: changes since independence / A.R.I. Doi -- Introduction / E. Fasholé-Luke -- Whither African theology? / D.M. Tutu -- Continuity of the African conception of God into & through Christianity: a Kikuyu case-study / S.G. Kibicho -- Man's salvation: its nature and meaning in African traditional religion / C.R. Gaba -- How the traditional world-view persists in the Christianity of the Sotho-Tswana / G. Sethiloane --
Ganda traditional religion & Catholicism in Buganda, 1948-1975 / J. Walligo -- Missions & missionaries as protrayed by English-speaking writers of contemporary African literature / H. Dinwiddy -- Christianization of African society: some possible models / J.D.Y. Peel -- 'The centre cannot hold...' Spirit possession as redefinition / S. Barrington-Ward -- Spirits & "spiritual direction": the pastoral counselling of the possessed / M. Singleton -- Churches, the nationalist state & African religion / T. Ranger -- Towards a theology of liberation for Tanzania / L. Magesa -- Conditions of theological service in Africa: preliminary reflections / S. Sempore O.P. -- Recent developments in African Christian spirituality / A. Shorter -- Worship and spirituality / B. Sundkler -- Western monasticism in independent Africa / A.K.H. Weinrich -- The role of prayer in the Kimbanguist Church / D. Ndofunsu -- Liturgical adaptation / P. Abega.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction / G.Tasie & R.Gray -- Missionary factor in Africa / R.E. Kendall -- Ministry of the Catholic Church in Africa, 1960-1975 / A. Hastings -- Patterns of ministry and structure within independent churches / H.W. Turner -- Major changes & developments in Christian leadership in Busoga Province, Uganda, 1960-1974 / T. Tuma -- African local churches & the world-wide Roman Catholic communion: modification of relationships, as exemplified by Lilongwe diocese / P.A. Kalilombe -- Aladura churches in Nigeria since independence / A. Omoyajowo -- Changes within Christianity: the case of the Musama Disco Christo Church / K.A. Opoku -- African Sisters' Congregations: realities of the present situation / A. Kupalo -- Church & the changing role of women in the churches in Freetown, Sierra Leone / F.C. Steady -- Church unity & religious change in Africa / O.U. Kalu -- Missions, the state & education in South-Eastern Nigeria, 1956-1971 / A.E. Afigbo -- Church, state & education: the Eastern Nigeria experience, 1950-1967 / C.M. Cooke -- Religion and the press in 'the Enclave' in the Nigerian Civil War / A.F. Walls --

Catholic Church & Camerounian nationlism / J. Mfoulou -- Authenticity & Christianity in Zaire / N. Mushete -- Roman Catholic Church in social crisis: the case of Rwanda / I.Linden -- Was the Democratic Party of Uganda a purely confessional party? / M. Twaddle -- Emerging pattern of Church and State cooperation in Kenya / J.Lonsdale [et al] -- Church & state in Zambia: the case of the African Methodist Episcopal Church / D.J. Cook -- Independent churches and independent states: Jehovah's Witnesses in East & Central Africa / S. Cross -- Modern education among Freetown Muslims & the Christian stimulus / L.O. Sanneh -- Islam in Nigeria: changes since independence / A.R.I. Doi -- Introduction / E. Fasholé-Luke -- Whither African theology? / D.M. Tutu -- Continuity of the African conception of God into & through Christianity: a Kikuyu case-study / S.G. Kibicho -- Man's salvation: its nature and meaning in African traditional religion / C.R. Gaba -- How the traditional world-view persists in the Christianity of the Sotho-Tswana / G. Sethiloane --

Ganda traditional religion & Catholicism in Buganda, 1948-1975 / J. Walligo -- Missions & missionaries as protrayed by English-speaking writers of contemporary African literature / H. Dinwiddy -- Christianization of African society: some possible models / J.D.Y. Peel -- 'The centre cannot hold...' Spirit possession as redefinition / S. Barrington-Ward -- Spirits & "spiritual direction": the pastoral counselling of the possessed / M. Singleton -- Churches, the nationalist state & African religion / T. Ranger -- Towards a theology of liberation for Tanzania / L. Magesa -- Conditions of theological service in Africa: preliminary reflections / S. Sempore O.P. -- Recent developments in African Christian spirituality / A. Shorter -- Worship and spirituality / B. Sundkler -- Western monasticism in independent Africa / A.K.H. Weinrich -- The role of prayer in the Kimbanguist Church / D. Ndofunsu -- Liturgical adaptation / P. Abega.