Reformed missionary work at Richmond (KZN): A historical analysis of its Dutch roots

B. Wielenga
2004 In die Skriflig  
In this article the Dutch roots of Reformed missionary work, based at Richmond (KZN) since 1960 are analysed. The following three aspects were investigated: the church-historical background of Dutch missionary work in KwaZulu-Natal; the political context within which the work was undertaken, the relationship between the Gereformeerde Kerke in Suid-Afrika (GKSA) and the Dutch churches that sent missionaries to KwaZulu-Natal, the Netherlands Reformed Churches (Nederlands Gereformeerde Kerken).
more » ... rmeerde Kerken). The investigation undertaken in this article attempts to contribute to a deeper understanding of the sometimes uneasy relationship between the GKSA and one of her missionary partners from abroad.
doi:10.4102/ids.v38i1.422 fatcat:ddwi6tkzffcfhedrsoil35tsfi