SOUTH AFRICAN COUNCIL OF CHURCHES

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A sign of hope

Journal article about the test of Christianity in South Africa and the close association between White politics and many Christian Churches which is eroding the integrity of the Christian religion.

A theological rationale and a call to prayer for the end to unjust rule

This is a pamphlet containing the statement accepted for distribution by the SACC, April 6, 1985 regarding theological rationale and a call to prayer for the end to unjust rule. It is reproduced in Journal of Theology for South Africa, September 1985.

Be not overcome by evil

Journal article containing the response of the South African Council of Churches to the Eloff Commission

Black uprooting and relocation

Resolution of the Twelfth National Conference of the South African Council of Churches, Hammaskraal, May 1980 regarding the negative socio-economic effects on Black people resulting from forced removals and resettlements

Commission of Inquiry into the South African Council of Churches held at Pretoria on 28 March 1983, Volume 59

Excerpt from transcript of Volume 59, with evidence from Dr Khoza E M Mgojo, President of the Methodist Conference of the Methodist Church of Southern Africa, of the Commission of Inquiry into the South African Council of Churches (SACC), chaired by the Honourable Mr Justice C F Eloff, to inquire

Commission of Inquiry into the South African Council of Churches held at Pretoria on 4 November 1982

Excerpt from the transcript of evidence from Bishop Desmond Tutu, to the Commission of Inquiry into the South African Council of Churches (SACC), chaired by the Honourable Mr Justice C F Eloff, to inquire into, report and make recommendations about, the activities of the SACC, including its manag

Commission of Inquiry into the South African Council of Churches held at Pretoria on 9 May 1983, Volume 61

Transcript.

Correspondence
Divine obedience: a letter to the Minister of Justice

Journal article containing an open letter to the Minister of Justice, the Honourable A Schlebusch, from Alan Boesak about the South African Council of Churhes Resolution on civil disobedience. Translated from Afrikaans.

Former SACC President condemns Inter-church meeting called by NGK

Journal article with discussion about inter-church meetings called by Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk and an open letter to Desmond Tutu.

Home and family life: responsibility of Christians

Pamphlet produced by the South African Council of Churches to promote a Christian way of life

Interview with Frank Chikane

Oral interview with Rev Frank Chikane, This interview was conducted just after Rev. Chikane's appointment as General Secretary of the South African Council of Churches (SACC). Chikane, age 36, was underground at the time of the interview.

June 16 Memorial service: a theological rationale and a call to prayer for the end to unjust rule

Pamphlet for the 10 year commemorative June 16 Memorial Service. This pamphlet consists of songs including Nkosi sikekela i-Africa, prayers and sermons.

List of the ten transgressions of the religion freedom by the SA Government as compiled by the Justice of the reconsiliated divison of the SACC

List of the ten transgressions of religious freedom by the SA Government as compiled by Justice and Reconciliation division of the South African Council of Churches (SACC).

Notes on Mabiletsa
Paper delivered at the Annual Meeting of Diakonia on March 25, 1980

Article containing a paper delivered by Archbishop Tutu, General Secretary of the South African Council of Churches, at the annual meeting of Diakonia on 25 March 1980 on population removals and the urban church.

Report on a Consultation of representatives of SACC member churches on racism and change in South Africa

Pamphlet on a Consultation of representatives of SACC member churches, held at the Koinonia Conference Centre, Johannesburg,10-12 May 1982 for a follow up to the consultation on racism held in February 1980.

Report on regional resettlement consultation held at St Peters, Hammanskraal on February 1-2, 1980

Report on regional resettlement consultation held at St Peters, Hammaskraal to discuss forced removals and how if affected people.

Resolutions of the Eight National Conference of the South African Council of Churches, July 27-29, 1976

Resolutions of the South African Council of Churches, discussed at the Eighth National Conference, which includes the call for detainees to be charged or released, the right for students to non-violent protest and the rejection of the oppressive system of the South African Government.

Response of the South African Council of Churches to the WCC programme to combat racism

Response of the South African Council of Churches to the WCC programme to combat racism (1969-1979).

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