The Faculty of Theology - A faculty recognised for its creative engagement with life-giving theology and religious insight, of service to academia, church and community.

Welcome to the Faculty of Theology

The mission of the Faculty of Theology is to serve the church, community and science, bearing in mind our devotion to the African context and sensitivity to the concerns of different Christian traditions of faith. As John Mbiti once said: "You are because we are, we are because you are." Hence, we are proud to count people from across the world among our students and alumni. 

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Commemorating Madiba's passing

On 5 December 2014 the Dean of the Faculty of Theology, Prof Johan Buitendag, wore traditional robes in commemoration of the death of former president Nelson Mandela, a year earlier. The Faculty joined the world in remembering Madiba and his legacy.

Faculty Academic Opening

The Faculty of Theology's official Academic Opening will take place on 9 February 2015, at 10:00. The venue will be confirmed.

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