Department of Christian Spirituality, Church History and Missiology

Dr Karabo Makofane

College of Human Sciences
School of Humanities
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 012 429 4521


  • PhD/Missiology

Currently teaching

  • The dynamics of mission
  • Christian action for anti-racism and reconciliation
  • Course in Ministry and Community Service

Fields of academic interests

  • Mission And Power
  • Mission And Unity
  • Mission History
  • Theological Education

Field of Specialisation

  • Missiology

Journal articles

  • The Black African Other, OIKOS, And Inclusivity: Reflections On The Response of URCSA To Sa’s Xenophobic Crisis RW Nel & KM Makofane (UNISA) Theologia Viatorum 33/2 (2009)
  •  Women’s moral agency and the quest for justice in Africa Puleng LenkaBula & Mpeane Karabo Makofane Studia Historiae Ecclesiasticae 36/2 (2010)
  • The continued Relevance of Black Liberation Theology For Democratic South Africa Today KM Makofane & RS Tshaka Scriptura (105) (2010)
  • Re-Imaging Africa Reformed Praxis in theological education: A missiological dialogue with the Northern Theological Seminary (NTS) Studia Historiae Ecclesiasticae August/2014/40/231-248/ RW Nel & KM Makofane
  • Challenges facing ministerial formation in the Uniting Presbyterian Church in Southern Africa: A critical reflection; HTS/Theological Studies/ January 2017 73 (1) M Mogashoa & K Makofane

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

  • Member of SAMS
  • Member of Church History Society in Southern Africa
  • Member of International Association Of Mission Society


  • Meal of Peace