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Dinka Christianity

Marc R. Nikkel

Dinka Christianity

the origins and development of Christianity among the Dinka of Sudan with special reference to the songs of Dinka Christians

by Marc R. Nikkel

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Published by Paulines Publications Africa in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sudan.,
  • Sudan
    • Subjects:
    • Christianity -- Sudan.,
    • Dinka (African people) -- Sudan -- Church history.,
    • Missions -- Sudan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [369]-383).

      Other titlesOrigins and development of Christianity among the Dinka of Sudan with special reference to the songs of Dinka Christians
      Statementby Marc R. Nikkel.
      SeriesFaith in Sudan series ;, no. 11, Faith in Sudan ;, no. 11.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1385 .N55 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination383 p. :
      Number of Pages383
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3985342M
      ISBN 109966216170
      LC Control Number2001313484


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A nice book by the late Marc Nikkel, who spent many years amongst the 4/5(1). Oct 01,  · Christianity and Catastrophe in South Sudan: Civil War, Migration, and the Rise of Dinka Anglicanism (Studies in World Christianity) [Jesse A.

Zink] on tecknoquestllc.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Amidst a catastrophic civil war that began in and ended inmany Dinka people in Sudan repudiated their inherited religious beliefs and embraced a vibrant Anglican faith.

Author: Jesse A. Zink. Dinka Christianity: The origins and development of Christianity among the Dinka of Sudan with special reference to the songs of Dinka Christians (Faith in Sudan series) [Marc R Nikkel] on tecknoquestllc.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying tecknoquestllc.com: Marc R Nikkel.

The experience of Dinka refugees was portrayed in the documentary movies Lost Boys of Sudan by Megan Mylan and Jon Shenk and God Grew Tired Of Us, Joan Hechts' book The Journey of the Lost Boys and the fictionalized autobiography of a Dinka refugee, Dave Eggers' What Is the What: The Autobiography of Valentino Achak Dinka Christianity book Sudan: 4, ().

Get this from a library. Dinka Christianity: the origins and development of Christianity among the Dinka of Sudan with special reference Dinka Christianity book the songs of Dinka Christians. [Marc R Nikkel]. The book has dedicated some pages to the beautiful tunes of the Dinka people, hence the sub-title of the book reads, The origins and development of Christianity among the Dinka of Sudan with.

Nov 07,  · JESSE ZINK is well-known as an insightful and empathetic commentator on the Anglican Communion (Comment, 15 March).Now, in Christianity and Catastrophe in South Sudan, growing out of his prizewinning doctoral thesis, he offers a dramatic, illuminating, and, at times, harrowing account of a transforming church-growth movement among the Dinka people of South Sudan.

Jul 18,  · The book is structured both chronologically and Dinka Christianity book provide contrast between the minimal influence of Christianity among the Dinka in the first half of the twentieth century and the rapid growth of Christianity during the later decades of war.

Zink emphasizes early Dinka perceptions that they had no reason to adopt Christian belief or tecknoquestllc.com: Naomi R Pendle. Apr 01,  · Free Online Library: Dinka Christianity: The Origins and Development of Christianity Among the Dinka of Sudan, with Special Reference to the Songs of Dinka Christians.(Book Review, Brief Article) by "International Bulletin of Missionary Research"; Philosophy and religion Book.

There are conflicting reports as to the religious beliefs in South Sudan, though all agree that the three main religions are traditional African religions, Christianity and tecknoquestllc.com South Sudanese President Kiir, a Roman Catholic, while speaking at Saint Theresa Cathedral in Juba, South Sudan, stated that South Sudan would be a nation which respects freedom of religion.

Christianity and Catastrophe in South Sudan chronicles the emergence of this grassroots religious movement, arguing that Christianity offered the Dinka new resources that allowed them to cope with a rapidly changing world and provided answers to the spiritual questions that war tecknoquestllc.com: Jesse A.

Zink. Dinka Traditional Religion. The essential features of Dinka religion fall under three headings, which may be regarded as its three principal dimensions: belief, worship and morality. Belief – Considering the Dinka as a whole, the main objects of traditional religious belief are: God, the divinities, spirits and the ancestors.

Belief in God. Christianity and Catastrophe in South Sudan chronicles the emergence of this grassroots religious movement, arguing that Christianity offered the Dinka new resources that allowed them to cope with a rapidly changing world and provided answers to the spiritual questions that war tecknoquestllc.com: Baylor University Press.

of the work is to trace religious change among the Dinka. It unravels the puzzle of how the Dinka embraced Christianity (Anglicanism) in order to cope with realities of civil war.

This is contrasted with a lukewarm period of conversion in colonial times (p.2). The book contrasts the embrace and dynamics of conversion prior to the second civil war. Dec 31,  · Songs have always been the currency of Dinka daily life. Before the war a small book of Dinka choruses was available, but most of the music was not religious.

Instead there were songs about cattle, songs for weddings and songs trumpeting personal exploits. But then came the war and the mass conversion of the people to Christianity. Oct 10,  · Sudan also sets the scene for an excellent study of how local people receive Christianity and make it their own: Jesse A.

Zink’s Christianity and Catastrophe in South Sudan: Civil War, Migration, and the Rise of Dinka Anglicanism (Baylor University Press, Studies in World Christianity). The basic story is straightforward, if sometimes horrible in its details.

Jan 04,  · It was not planned this way but the Christian Century this week publishes an article of mine about Christianity among the Dinka people of South Sudan, from the stuttering and failed efforts of Anglican missionaries in the first half of the twentieth century through two civil wars (and more recent violence) and into the vibrant.

Christianity and Catastrophe in South Sudan chronicles the emergence of this grassroots religious movement, arguing that Christianity offered the Dinka new resources that allowed them to cope with a rapidly changing world and provided answers to the spiritual questions that war raised.

A cultural profile of the Dinka. The Dinka are a broad ethnic group of Nilotic people speaking 5 related languages with their various dialects. They live along the Nile River and inter-river areas of South Sudan, and have maintained their traditional lifestyle and religious practices for centuries.

Identify a major departing line between Dinka, and religions like Christianity and Islam. Christianity and Islam derive their power from writings in a book. Identify the major aim of the British Southern Policy of isolate the South from Islamic elements in the North.

Bible in Dinka translation and definition "Bible", English -Dinka Please help out and add a definition, then remove the text {{rfdef}}. The Jewish holy book that was largely incorporated into the Christian Bible. The analogous holy book of another religion.

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Jan 16,  · Many Dinka have converted to Christianity and Islam – in Ngok and Abialang. They have adopted either jellabia or European dress and now nudity and wearing of skins are rare sight even in the cattle camps. In my yet-to-be-completed, unpublished book, The Dinka People of South Sudan, I have, in the course of my interviews and research on.

Second Revival In Episcopal Church Among the Dinka in South Sudan: Bishop Hilary Gerang Deng, Bishop of Malakal Diocese, Episcopal Church of South Sudan. CAMBRIDGE THEOLOGICAL FEDRATION. Ridley Hall, CAMBRIDGE, tecknoquestllc.comer Bible resources for Dinka, Northeastern.

Other names for the Dinka, Northeastern language: (Abiliang, Abuya, Ageer, Ageir, Ager, Akoon, Bawom, Beer, Bowom, Dinka. The journal is concerned through its articles and book reviews to promote creative thinking and lively scholarly interchange in the interpretation of all aspects of Christianity as a world religion.

Articles from historical, theological, and social scientific perspectives are equally tecknoquestllc.com: Jesse Zink. Get this from a library. Christianity and catastrophe in South Sudan: civil war, migration, and the rise of Dinka Anglicanism.

[Jesse A Zink] -- Amidst a catastrophic civil war that began in and ended inmany Dinka people in Sudan repudiated their inherited religious beliefs and embraced a vibrant Anglican faith.

Christianity and. Compare Christianity and Judaism. Christianity has a close relationship with Judaism, both historically and theologically. Jesus, his disciples, Paul (who wrote most of the New Testament), and the members of the earliest Christian churches were all Jews. The history of slavery in the New World, particularly Brazil and the Caribbean will frame the exploration of Christianity in the Diaspora.

Course Objectives: 1. To gain knowledge, various perspectives and insight in respect to the development of the Church in Africa and the African Diaspora. The book documents the development of Christianity among the Dinka from the first missionary activity, Catholic and Protestant, and explores the reasons for earlier resistance to the Gospel as well as the motivation for conversion at this time of suffering and loss.

The Dinka are a pastoral-agricultural people that make up the largest ethnic group in South tecknoquestllc.com the heavily Arabized Islamic population of northern Sudan, the indigenous African population in the south of the country has maintained animist religious beliefs that were incorporated into the Christianity established by 19th century tecknoquestllc.com: Jon Crabb.

Book Synopsis: In Christian Faith among the Jieeng, Rev. Nathaniel Athian Deng Mayen provides an insider's perspective on the development of Christian. Zink’s book is an outstanding account of the growth and evolution of Anglican Christianity among the Dinka people of what is now South Sudan.

Zink traces the origins of the Anglican mission to the Dinka people, explains its early weakness, and documents its transformation after the expulsion from Sudan of foreign missionaries in Mar 02,  · This book is a must-read for all readers.

It's about Traditional African Religions (ATR), and how to reconcile this with Christianity. Francis Ayul explained in details why Christianity failed and still fails to transform lives in Upper Nile, South Sudan and Africa at large.

Also explains the way to understand the Dinka people. Songs have always been the currency of Dinka daily life. Before the war a small book of Dinka choruses was available, but most of the music was not religious.

Instead there were songs about cattle, songs for weddings and songs trumpeting personal exploits. But then came the war and the mass conversion of the people to Christianity. The journal is concerned through its articles and book reviews to promote creative thinking and lively scholarly interchange in the interpretation of all aspects of Christianity as a world religion.

Articles from historical, theological, and social scientific perspectives are equally tecknoquestllc.com by: 1. The best books on African Religion and Witchcraft recommended by Jean Fontaine.

The emeritus professor of social anthropology at the London School of Economics and author of Speak of the Devil says the Dinka and the Nuer are famous in anthropology for not being preoccupied with misfortune. The Dinka people of Southern Sudan comprise the most numerous ethnic group within the country.

During the past twenty-one years of civil war with northern Sudan, over two million Dinka have died and many more have been displaced. At the same time, there has been a great increase in the number of Dinka converting to Christianity. Mar 31,  · Dinka and Nuer historically and still up to now are having common grounds of linkages socially.

This is clear in the way of their worships e.g. 1- Earthly powers and 2- The almighty God after the emergence of Christianity in south Sudan. You can also refer to the marriage process and bravery in fighting a war which justified by its reason(s).

Mission-Minded Books for Further Reading Books by Serving Episcopal Missionaries Chandler, Lynne. Christianity among the Dinka of Sudan with Special Reference to the Songs of Dinka Christians.

Nairobi, Kenya: Paulines Publications Book 1. Bourton on Dunsmore, UK: Intermediate Technology Publications, Ltd.

Buy Dinka Christianity: The origins and development of Christianity among the Dinka of Sudan with special reference to the songs of Dinka Christians (Faith in Sudan series) by Marc R Nikkel (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible tecknoquestllc.com: Marc R Nikkel.A cultural profile of the Nuer people of South Sudan.

A few also live in Ethiopia. The Nuer are a Nilotic people whose lives are organized around their cattle. They live along the Nile River and move farther up from the banks in the high flood season.Jesse Zink’s Christianity and Catastrophe in South Sudan is a great scholarly work on Jieng [Dinka] faith development and its struggle for identity.

This important work carefully chronicles the genesis of the Jieng Christian faith journey and its implications for the future of traditional and cultural heritage.