Department of Christian Spirituality, Church History and Missiology

Mr TE Ngcobo

College of Human Sciences
School of Humanities
Department: Christian Spirituality, Church History and Missiology
Tel: 012 429 4029


  • Diploma in Theology
  • Honours Degree in Theology
  • Master’s Degree in Missiology
  • PhD in Theology (candidate)

Fields of academic interests

  • Human Dignity and Human Rights
  • Ontology and Metaphysics
  • Black and African Theology

Field of Specialisation

  • Ubuntu
  • African Cosmologies
  • African Epistemologies
  • African Christianity

Journal articles

  • Ngcobo, E.T. and Beyers, J., 2013. Is it still possible to study religion religiously today?: Mircea Eliade's religious apologetic account. Verbum et Ecclesia, 34(1), pp.146-153.
  • Ngcobo, T.E., 2014. Homelessness and human dignity in the City of Tshwane: An encounter with personhood. Missionalia, 42(1-2), pp.120-133.
  • Mangayi, L. and Ngcobo, T., 2015. A vision for peace in the City of Tshwane: Insights from the homeless community. HTS Theological Studies, 71(3), pp.01-09.
  • Mashau, D. and Ngcobo, T., 2016. Christian mission in creative tension with African worldview (s): A post-colonial engagement regarding life after deat and ancestry. Missionalia, 44(1), pp.34-49.