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Poverty - The road ahead. A theological perspective

P. G. J. Meiring

Verbum et Ecclesia; Skrif en Kerk: Vol 14, No 2 (1993), 263-276. doi: 10.4102/ve.v14i2.1072

Submitted: 19 July 1993
Published:  19 July 1993

Abstract

The article focuses on the role of the Church in combating poverty in South Africa. After a brief discussion of Biblical perspectives on poverty, an overview of the involvement of the Church throughout history, especially during the second half of the 20th century, is given.

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