Articles (English)

Here you may find most of the articles I have written in English. Some of them were written while working as lecturer at the Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Kumba (PTS), Cameroon. The last article on ‘Boniface and the Frisian Lands’ was written after I returned from teaching at PTS.

Hinne Wagenaar en Sietske Visser with Jonas and Imay Dah (in the middle). Kumba, Cameroon.

Theology, identity and the pre-Christian past. In: International Review of Mission, Vol. LXXXVIII, No. 351 (October, 1999): 364-380. Also in Hinne Wagenaar, Stop Harassing the Gentiles. Reflections on African Theology, 1998-2002 (Limbe, 2002). originally published in the Frisian language in Hinne Wagenaar, Ype Schaaf en Anne van der Meiden, In eigen teology?: Afrikaanske fragen yn it Frysk en yn it Saksysk. (KFFB, 1999), 91-100. Dutch translation: Een eigen theology?: Friese en Saksische antwoorden op Afrikaanse vragen. (Kampen: Uitgeverij Kok, 2000).

Church and Language. This article was originally published in the Frisian language in Hinne Wagenaar, Ype Schaaf en Anne van der Meiden, In eigen teology?: Afrikaanske fragen yn it Frysk en yn it Saksysk. (KFFB, 1999), 91-100. Dutch translation: Een eigen theology?: Friese en Saksische antwoorden op Afrikaanse vragen. (Kampen: Uitgeverij Kok, 2000). English version published in Hinne Wagenaar, Stop Harassing the Gentiles.

Foreword en Preface to the book Stop harassing the Gentiles. In: Hinne Wagenaar, Stop Harassing the Gentiles. Reflections on African Theology, 1998-2002 (Limbe, 2002), iii-vii.

Stop Harassing the Gentiles. In: Journal for African Christian Thought, Vol. 6, No. 1 (June, 2003.): 44-54. And as chapter in the book with the same title Hinne Wagenaar, Stop Harassing the Gentiles. Reflections on African Theology, 1998-2002 (Limbe, 2002), 1-39.

Babel, Jeruzalem and Kumba. Missiological Reflections on Genesis 11, 1-9 and Acts 2, 1-13. In: International Review of Mission, No.366 (July 2003),
406-421. And as chapter in the book Stop Harassing the Gentiles. Reflections on African Theology, 1998-2002 (Limbe, 2002), 41-64.

White as Snow. Numbers 12 from an African perspective. In: Africa Theological Journal, vol. 26. no. 1 (2003): 75- 87. And as chapter in the book Stop Harassing the Gentiles. Reflections on African Theology, 1998-2002 (Limbe, 2002), 65-75.

It will not be taken away from Her. An interpretation of Luke 10, 38-42. In: African Challenge-All Africa Journal of Theology, 2003. And as chapter in the book Stop Harassing the Gentiles. Reflections on African Theology, 1998-2002 (Limbe, 2002), 77-92.

Boniface and the Frisian Lands Revisited: Outline of a Precarious Historical Relationship. In: It Beaken (Tydskrift fan de Fryske Akademy), 2006 3-4. pp. 114-159.