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Beyers Naudé Centre for Public Theology

​​​​​​​​​​​​The Beyers Naudé Centre (BNC) for Public Theology is ​​an official Centre of the Faculty of Theology for Research and Service to the Christian community of South Africa on public affairs.​​​​​​

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Beyers Naudé Archive

Archiving and interpreting the legacy of Beyers Naudé, the Christian Institute as well as other individuals who opposed apartheid.​​

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Ekklesia is an ecumenical centre focussing on practical ministry of the Faculty of Theology of Stellenbosch University. The word “ekklesia” means “church” or “congregation” and sometimes “community”. ​

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​​​NetACT (Network for African Congregational Theology)​ is a network of theological institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa, created and directed by these institutions, to assist them in preparing leaders for missional congregations through networking and sharing of resources.

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URDR (Unit for Religion and Development Research​) is an independent unit with academic status within Practical Theology and Missiology that aims to empower communities for sustainable development through research, theory development and consultation.​​​​

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