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dc.contributor.authorErema, Samuel O. F.
dc.date.accessioned2018-09-19T11:38:05Z
dc.date.available2018-09-19T11:38:05Z
dc.date.issued2001
dc.identifier.citationErema, Samuel O. F. (2001). Ecclesiology among the Lugbara of Uganda. MA. Thesis, Uganda Christian University.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11951/526
dc.descriptionThis was submitted as a partial fulfilment of the award of the Master of Arts in Theology Degree of the Bishop Tucker School of Divinity and Theology, Uganda Christian Universityen_US
dc.description.abstractFocus: When the Missionaries introduced Christianity among the Lugbara, they introduced western model of ecclesiology which is not appropriate to the Lugabra Christian spirituality. In this dissertation the author high lights ecclesiology among the Lugbara of North-western Uganda. The author decries the fact that African Christians inherited missionary models with the denominational divisions and individualistic way of life which properly belonged to the western Church-and as a result the African communal way of life was devalued and African Christians completely broke from their traditional societies. The author asserts that the missionary model has not fitted the African Christians and has failed to penetrate deeply to the heart of the African. The author recommends that the Church leadership in Africa should establish the African clan model ecclesiology which is most appropriate for the Lugbara Christian and African Christian in general.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherUganda Christian Universityen_US
dc.subjectEcclesiologyen_US
dc.subjectLugbara of Ugandaen_US
dc.titleEcclesiology among the Lugbara of Ugandaen_US
dc.typeThesisen_US


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