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Verbum et Ecclesia

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Verbum Eccles. (Online) vol.31 n.1 Pretoria  2010 



Die pastor se hantering van trauma na analogie van Jesus se helings en eksorsismes


The pastors' handling of trauma analogous to Jesus' healings and exorcisms



Ernest van Eck

Department Nuwe Testamentiese Wetenskap, Universiteit van Pretoria, Suid-Afrika





The pastor's handling of trauma analogous to Jesus' healings and exorcisms, studied from a cross-cultural perspective, can be understood as acts of relocation or cope-healings. Special attention is given to the way in which Jesus healed, the results of his healings and how those who where healed and witnessed Jesus' healings reacted. It is argued that the way in which Jesus healed can be used by pastors as paradigm to heal those who experience trauma.

Keywords: genesig; historiese Jesus; biomediese paradigma; relokasie; trauma



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Ernest van Eck
Department Nuwe Testamentiese Wetenskap, Fakulteit Teologie
Universiteit van Pretoria
Hatfield 0002

Received: 11 July 2010
Accepted: 29 Oct. 2010
Published: 25 Nov. 2010

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