SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
ON AFRICAN SYNOD & ITS THEMES


On the Special Assembly for Africa

A. Monograph

Cheza Maurice, Le Synode africain. Histoire et textes, Éditions Karthala, Paris 1996.

Charlton Terry, Exploring Our Christian Life. In the Light of the African Synod, Pauline Publications Africa, Nairobi 1994.

Kirchberger Georg - Prior John M., Digodak dalam Balanga Africa: Seputar Sinode para Uskup Afrika (Cooked in an African Pot: The African Synod of Bishop), Seri Verbum, Ende, Nusa Indah 1996.

McGarry C., What Happened at the African Synod?, Pauline Publications, Nairobi 1995.

Ntedika Konde Joseph, Le Synode Africain (1994). Un appel à la conversion et à l’espérance. Église africaine en Dialogue 14, Facultés Catholiques de Kinshasa, Kinshasa 1995.

Okolo Chukwudum B., The African synod: Hope for the Continent’s Liberation, Spearhead 130-131, A.M.E.C.E.A. Gaba Publications, Eldoret 1994.

Tatah Cyprian, The Pastoral Guide Towards the Implementation of the African Synod, Bishop’s House Kumbo diocese, Kumbo 1998.

Tebaldi G., Sulle strade della speranza. Fermenti di Chiesa in Africa, Collana "Giovani Chiese", EMI / Editrice Missionaria Italiana, Bologna 1995.
 

B. Studies, Doctoral Thesis

AA.VV.**, L’Africa dopo il Sinodo. Le Chiese africane in cammino con i loro popoli, EMI / Editrice Missionaria Italiana, Bologna 1994.

(** several authors)

AA.VV., African Synod, in African Ecclesial Review (Eldoret) 36 (1994) 199-265.

AA.VV., African Synod, in Encounter (Rome) 3 (1994) 1-153.

AA.VV. La Chiesa che è in Africa. Riflessioni sui temi del Sinodo africano, in Quaderni CUAMM (Padova) 43 (1994) 1-24.

AA.VV., Per l’Africa, con l’Africa, in Africa. Assemblea Speciale del Sinodo dei Vescovi, in Il Regno/Documenti (Bologna) 39 (1994) 321-349.

AA.VV., Le Synode africain, in Mission de l’Église (Bruxelles) 65 (1994) 1-124.

AA.VV., The African Synod: A Step Forward. Post-synodal Special Assembly held at the Carmelite Centre (Nairobi, 8 July 1994), Tangaza occasional papers, Paulines Publications Africa, 1995.

AA.VV., L’Église en Afrique vit son Synode, in Mission de l’Église (Paris) 70/111 (1996) 5-84.

AA.VV., The African Synod: Documents, Reflections, Perspectives, Compiled and Edited by the Africa Faith and Justice Network under the Direction of Maura Browne, snd, Orbis Books. Maryknoll, New York 1996.
 

C. Articles and Conferences

Arinze Card. Francis, Il Sinodo africano dei Vescovi, in Nuova Umanità (Grottaferrata) 15/4-5 (1994) 419-425.

Atuire Caesar, El Sínodo africano, una esperanza para la Iglesia, in Ecclesia (Mexico) 8 (1994) 375-384.

AA.VV., Les étudiants africains boudent-ils le Synode de leur continent?, in Telema (Kinshasa) 22/3-4 (1996) 43-44.

Barros Sousa Marcelo, Um encontro na luta contra o medo (O Sínodo sobre a Africa e a Igreja Católica no Brasil), in Revista Ecclesiastica Brasileira (Petrópolis) 54 (1994) 643-660.

Bianchi M., Il Sinodo africano: un evento ecclesiale che dona speranza e slancio missionario, in Omnis Terra (Roma) 12 (1994) 127-133; English in Omnis Terra (Roma) 28 (1994) 290-296; Français in Omnis Terra (Roma) 33 (1994) 286-292; Español in Omnis Terra (Roma) 26 (1994) 290-296.

Boka di Mpasi Londi, Ce que les africains eux-mêmes attendent de leur Synode. Quelques échos des voix du peuple de Dieu, in Telema (Kinshasa) 20 (1994) 7-23.

Boka di Mpasi Londi, Le Synode africain par-delà la promesse des fleurs, in Telema (Kinshasa) 20 (1994) 2-4.

Bududira Bernard, Le Synode spécial pour l’Afrique est un événement qui n’est pas passager, in Au coeur de l’Afrique (Bujumbura) 61/4 (1995) 1-150.

Buetubela Balembo Paul, L’Assemblée Spéciale du Synode des Évêques pour l’Afrique, in Revue Africaine de Théologie (Kinshasa) 18 (1994) 269-272.

Buetubela Balembo Paul, L’Assemblée Spéciale du Synode des Évêques pour l’Afrique: déroulement des travaux et espoirs suscités, in Revue des Sciences de la Mission (Kinshasa) 2 (1995) 7-17.

Bujo Bénézet, Die Relevanz der speziallen Bischofssynode für Afrika, in Ordenskorrespondenz (Köln) 35 (1994) 62-68.

Casadei Rodolfo, Dall’Africa qualcosa di nuovo. Note sul Messaggio finale e sulle "Propositiones" dell’Assemblea Speciale del Sinodo per l’Africa, in Vita e Pensiero (Milano) 77 (1994) 482-490.

Catalá Ibáñez Jesús, Asamblea Especial para Africa del Sínodo de los Obispos, in Anuario de Historia de la Iglesia (Pamplona) 4 (1995) 419-429.

Catholic Bishops of Africa, Letter The Implementation of the African Synod, in Weltkirche (München) 1996, 111-112.

Chenu Bruno, Enjeux du Synode africain, in Chemins de dialogue (Marseille) 5 (1995) 103-125.

Cheza Maurice, Comment dresser un bilan du Synode Africain?, in Spiritus (Paris) 37 (1996) 425-437.

Cheza Maurice, Bilancio del Sinodo Africano in Concilium (Brescia) 32 (1996) 410-415.

Cheza Maurice, Le Synode Africain et l’Exhortation Ecclesia in Africa, in Revue Théologique de Louvain 27 (1996) 200-214.

Chenu B., Enjeux du Synode africain, in Chemins de Dialogue (Marseille) 5 (1995) 103-126.

Chukwudum Okolo B., The African Synod: A Forum to Discuss Major Issues Facing African Christians, in African Ecclesial Review 36 (1994) 154-169.

De Haes René, Ecclesia in Africa, Une invitation à passer à l’acte, in Sedos bulletin (Rome) 28 (1996) 265-270.

De Haes René, Ecclesia in Africa, Une invitation à passer à l’acte, in Revue africaine des Sciences de la mission (Kinshasa) 2/3 (1995) 15-28.

Diatta Nazaire, Ecclesia in Africa. L’écho d’une clameur du chrétien africain, in Annales de l’École Théologique de Saint-Cyprien (Yaoundé) 1 (1996) 45-64.

Egbulefu Okoro John, In the African Synod the Image of a Young Church in Increasing Maturity, in Omnis Terra (Rome) 29 (1995) 26-33; in French 71-78; in Spanish 125-132.

Elia Meo, Il Sinodo africano ha parlato anche a noi?, in Missione Oggi (Brescia) 7 (1994) 41-44.

Elsener Josef, The African Synod in the Light of the Post-synodal Exhortation Ecclesia in Africa of Pope John Paul II, in Neue Zeitschrift für Missionswissenschaft (Immensee) 53 (1997) 69-72.

Ferrari Gabriele, La vita consacrata al Sinodo Speciale dei Vescovi per l’Africa. Bilancio, occasione di metodo e di riflessione, in Vita Consacrata (Milano) 30 (1994) 388-394.

Gandolfi M. Elisabetta, Sinodo africano: Cristo il figlio dell’Africa, in Il Regno/Attualità (Bologna) 39 (1994) 308-316.

Gantin Bernardin, Synode africain, un grand bond en avant, in Telema (Kinshasa) 22/3-4 (1996) 12-17.

Gasparino Andrea, The Spirituality of African Priests: An Issue for the African Synod, in African Ecclesial Review 35 (1994) 266-268.

Giannasi Aldo, Il Sinodo Africano: piccola guida, in Africa (Milano) 72/3 (1994) 16-18.

Girardello Rodolfo, Il Sinodo Africano, in Rivista di Vita Spirituale (Roma) 48 (1994) 263-275.

Halemba Andrzej, Oczekiwania Kosciola w Afryce u progu roku 2000 w swietle Synodu Afryki i Adhortacji Apostolskiej Ecclesia in Africa, in Nurt SVD (Warszawa) 30 (1996) 3-32.

Healey Joseph G., Five African Parables (Life Stories) on the Main Topics of the 1994 African Synod, in African Ecclesial Review (Eldoret) 36 (1994) 45-58.

Healey Joseph G., Platform: the Church in Africa, Pope John Paul II’s Post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation (Ecclesia in Africa). Statements on Mission and Missionary Activity, in African Ecclesial Review (Eldoret) 39 (1997) 117-123.

Heijke Jan, The African Bishops’ Synod of 1994, in Exchange (Leiden) 25 (1996) 136-162.

Holzen Walter von - Fagan Sen, Africa, the Kairos of a Synod, sedos Symposium on Africa April-May 1994, Rome 1994.

Iñarra Begoña, Crónica del Sínodo: una Iglesia que hace camino, in Misiones Extranjeras (Madrid) 144 (1994) 555-567.

Jong Dennis H. de, Sínodo africano en un foro romano, in Misiones Extranjeras (Madrid) 144 (1994) 657-661.

Kaytakibga Medardo, Ecclesia in Africa, in Catechesi Missionaria (Roma) 12 (1996) 5-10.

Lobinger Fritz, Un poderoso símbolo: una reflexión sobre el Sínodo africano, in Mundo Negro (Madrid) 37 (1996) 24-28.

Luneau R., Ecclesia in Africa: chronique d’un Synode, in Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions (Paris) 41 (1995) 171-180.

Luneau R., Le Synode africain d’avril-mai 1994 et les nouveaux mouvements religieux, in Social Compass (Louvain-la-Neuve) 43 (1996) 199-207.

Magesa Laurenti, End of Bishops’ Assembly: Beginning and Future of African Synod, in African Ecclesial Review (Eldoret) 37 (1995) 2-14.

Marchesi Giovanni, L’Esortazione apostolica postsinodale Ecclesia in Africa, in La Civiltà Cattolica (Roma) 146 (1995) 379-388.

Maryomeza Théophile, Ecclesia in Africa, Exhortation apostolique de SS.Jean-Paul II sur l’Église en Afrique, in Urunana (Butare) 29/53 (1996) 43-59.

Maurier Henry, La Chiesa in Africa: Giovanni Paolo II promulga il Sinodo, in Africa (Milano) 74/1 (1996) 7-10.

Mbuka Cyprien, Synode pour l’Afrique ou Synode africain? Éléments d’un bilan, in Euntes Digest (Kessel-Lo) 27 (1994) 105-119.

Mbuka Cyprien, Synode pour l’Afrique ou Synode africain? Éléments d’un bilan, in Sedos Bulletin (Roma) 26 (1994) 294-331.

McGarry Cecil, Point of View: African Synod. The Future of African Theology, in Hekima Review (Nairobi) 11 (1994) 122-128.

Ndi Okalla Joseph-Marie, The Synod for Africa: Results and Perspectives, in Verbum SVD (Nettetal) 35 (1994) 227-230.

Neves Lucas Moreira, Voix des Amériques à l’Assemblée du Synode africain, in Telema (Kinshasa) 22/2 (1996) 6-9.

Nkafu Nkemnkia Martin, Chiesa d’Africa: Sinodo dei Vescovi, in Filosofia e Teologia (Napoli) 9 (1995) 166-169.

Ntakarutimana Emmanuel, Un Sínodo de los Obispos para Africa. ¿Y despues?, in Misiones Extranjeras (Madrid) 144 (1994) 568-580.

Onaiyekan John, L’Église dans la Société à la lumière du Synode africain, in Spiritus (Paris) 35 (1994) 347-354.

Onwubiko Oliver, The Vatican Venue and its Impact on the African Synod, in Bigard Theological Studies (Enugu) 15 (1995) 5-18.

Quenum Alphonse, Comment vivre l’Exhortation apostolique post-synodale Ecclesia in Africa, in Revue de l’Institut Catholique de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (Abidjan) 13 (1996) 2-10.

Rosner Gotthard, Ecclesia in Africa. Gedanken zum apostolischen Schreiben Johannes Paul’s II. Nach der Africa-Synode, in Die Katholischen Missionen (Freiburg) 115 (1996) 8-13.

Sarpong P. K., Expectations, Outcome and Achievements of the Synod, in AA.VV., The African Synod: Documents, Reflections, Perspectives, Orbis Books. Maryknoll, New York 1996, pp. 220-226.

Schouver Pierre, Chronique d’un Synode, in Spiritus (Paris) 35 (1994) 340-346.

Schouver Pierre, Ecclesia in Africa: point de vue d’un missionnaire, in Sedos Bulletin (Rome) 28 (1996) 10-20.

Tresoldi Efrem, Il grande albero chiamato Africa. L’Assemblea Speciale del Sinodo dei Vescovi per l’Africa, in La Rivista del Clero Italiano (Milano) 75 (1994) 444-454.

Vangheluwe Roger, The African Synod: Experiences and Impressions, in Louvain Studies (Leuven) 20 (1995) 65-72.

Verdzekov Paul, Sínodo africano: a Igreja na Africae sua missão evangelizadora rumo ao ano 2000 -"Vós sereis minhas testemunhas", in Sedoc (Petrópolis) 27 (1994) 62-77.
 
 
 
On Evangelisation

A. Monograph

Munono Muyembe Bernard, Église, évangélisation et promotion humaine. Le discours social des évêques africains. Études d’éthique chrétienne, Studien zur theologischen Ethik 63, Éditions Universitaires Fribourg, Éditions du Cerf, Paris 1995.

Bruggeman L., Un projet africain d’évangélisation. Pour un suivi du Synode, L’Église demain 13, Kinshasa 1997.
 

B. Studies, Doctoral Thesis

AA.VV., Foi, culture et évangélisation en Afrique à l’aube du Troisième Millénaire, Spécial colloque post-synodal, Abidjan 18-20 avril 1996, in Revue de l’Institut Catholique de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (Abidjan) 14-15 (1996) 15-222.

Belemgouabga Michel, Jésus-Christ, notre espérance. Étude systématico-théologique de l’Exhortation apostolique Ecclesia in Africa, Thèse de Doctorat en Théologie Dogmatique, P.U.U., Rome 1999.

Dinh Duc Dao Joseph, Prospettive missionarie dell’Africa alla luce dell’Esortazione Apostolica Ecclesia in Africa (Unpublished Manuscript), Pont. Missionary Union International Secretariat, (Rome , C.I.A.M.), P.U.U., Rome 1996.

Man-oso Ndagoso Matthew, Christian Unity in the Quest for a Relevant and Credible Evangelization in Nigeria in the Light of Pertinent Church Documents Especially Ecclesia in Africa, dissertatio ad doctoratum in Facultate Theologiae, Pont.Universitas a S.Thoma Aq. In Urbe "Angelicum", Roma 1998.

Mroso Agapit J., The Church in Africa and the New Evangelisation. A Theologico-pastoral Study of the Orientation of John Paul II, P.U.G., Rome 1996.

Murage Boniface, Evangelization and Inculturation of Marian Devotion Among the Agikuyu of Central Kenya in Nyeri Archdiocese Yesterday and Today, Dissertatio ad lauream in Pontificia Facultate Theologicae Marianum, 62, Roma 1994.

Uchechukwu Anyikwa felix, Moral Education in Nigeria (Reflections on the African Synod), Dissertatio ad Licentiam in Pontificia Facultate Theologicae, P.U.S.C., Rome 1998.
 

C. Articles and Conferences

Cipollini Antonietta, Pour une nouvelle évangélisation en Afrique. Introduction à la réflexion sur certaines lignes de force émanants de l’Assemblée sur le Synode Africain et de l’Exhortation Apostolique post-synodale Ecclesia in Africa, in Cahiers de réflexion (Mbalmayo) 2 (1996) 5-19.

Defour Georges, Pour une catéchèse au diapason du Synode africain. L’homme en quête de son authenticité comme image de Dieu, in Telema (Kinshasa) 21/3-4 (1995) 67-77.

Dinh duc Dao Joseph, Prospettive missionarie dell’Africa alla luce dell’Esortazione Apostolica Ecclesia in Africa, in Catechesi Missionaria (Roma) 12 (1996) 31-36.
 
 
 
On Inculturation

A.  Monograph

Kabasele Lumbala F., Alliance avec le Christ en Afrique. Inculturation des rites religieux au Zaïre, Éditions Karthala, Paris 1994.

Kabasele Lumbala François, Liturgies africaines: l’enjeu culturel, ecclésial et théologique, in Recherche africaine de Théologie 14, Facultés Catholiques de Kinshasa, Kinshasa 1996.

Igwegbe Okwudili Isidore, Sacramental Theological Thinking in the African Symbolic Universe. Affinities With John Henry Newman, European University Studies, serie 23, theology vol.525, Peter Lang, Frankurt/Main 1995.

Ndi Okalla Joseph-Marie, Inculturation et conversion. Africains et européens face au Synode des Églises d’Afrique, Éditions Karthala, Paris 1994.

Shorter Aylward, Christianity and the African Imagination. After the African Synod Resources for Inculturation, Paulines Publications Africa, Nairobi 1996.
 

B. Studies, Doctoral Thesis

Angounou Jean-Claude, Diverses approches africaines au sacrement du mariage à la lumière de la réflexion récente. Excepta ex dissertatione ad Doctoratum in Facultate Theologiae, P.U.G., Rome 1997.

Charles E.T., From Adaptation to Incarnation: A Study of the theology of Inculturation in the Teaching of the African Catholic Bishops (1969-1994) and Its Implications for Interreligious Dialogue and Human Promotion (Inpublished Doctoral Thesis), PUG, Rome 1996.

Charles E.T., Inculturating the Gospel in Africa: From Adaptation to Incarnation, P.U.G., Rome 1996.

Conferenza Italiana Superiori Maggiori, Ufficio Missionario, Dal Sinodo per l’Africa: come si incultura il Vangelo. La vita consacrata si interroga, Roma 1995.

Diarra Yibalo Jacques, Le rapport vivants/morts dans la théologie chrétienne en dialogue avec la culture africaine, Thèse de doctorat en Théologie dogmatique, P.U.U., Rome 1999.

Essomba Fouda Antoine, Pour une proposition d’un rituel inculturé de mariage pour l’Église qui est au Cameroun. Une étude comparative entre l’OCM de 1991 et le rituel matrimonial de la Conférence épiscopale du Cameroun. Pars dissertationis ad Doctoratum Sacra Liturgiae assequendum in Pontificio Instituto Liturgico, Pont. Atheneum S. Anselmi de Urbe, Rome 1997.

Guidelines for the Healing Ministryin the Catholic Church in Nigeria, Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria, Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria, Lagos 1997.

Kabasele Lumbala François, Liturgies africaines: l’enjeu culturel, ecclésial et théologique, Recherches africaines de théologie 14, Facultés Catholiques de Kinshasa, Kinshasa 1996.

Kayondo Richard, Towards a Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults for the Ganda in Uganda. A study of the Inculturation of Symbols and Symbolisms for Christian Initiation, Dissertatio ad Doctoratum Sacra Liturgiae assequendum in Pont. Inst. Liturgico, Pont. Atheneum S. Anselmi de Urbe, Rome 1994.

Kitsa Buunda Daniel, Le Christ comme Sagesse de Dieu dans la pensée négro-africaine. Essai sur les proverbes des Bahunde, Extractum ex dissertatione ad Doctoratum in Facultate Theologica P.U.U., Roma 1998.

Masinganda A. M., Du discours christologique à l’émergence d’ecclésiologie en contexte négro-africain. Pertinence doctrinale et contextuelle, Excerpta dissertatione ad Doctoratum in Facultate Theologiae PUG, Rome 1996.

Moto Kalunga Denis, Vers l’inculturation des rites sacrés bantu pour les diocèses du Shaba (Zaïre). Dissertatio ad Lauream in Theologia cum specializatione in anthropologia Theologica. Pontificia Facultas Theologica Theresianum, Roma 1997.

Murage Boniface, Evangelization and Inculturation of Marian Devotion Among the Agikuyu of Central Kenya in Nyeri Archdiocese Yesterday and Today, Dissertatio ad Lauream in Pontificia Facultate Theologicae Marianum, 62, Roma 1994.

Nweke Nwakonobi Bernard, Igbo system of Kinship and Family: A christian Response, Dissertatio ad Doctoratum in Facultate Theologiae, P.U.S.C., Rome 1998.

Oborji Francis Anekwe, Trends in African Theology Since Vatican II. A Missiological Orientation, dissertatio ad doctoratum in Facultate Missiologiae, P.U.U., Rome 1998.

Okike Oha Benedict, The Need for Mission Through Inculturation and Dialogue in Nigeria, Extractum ex dissertatione ad Doctoratum in Facultate Missiologiae, P.U.U., Rome 1995.

Okucu Lawrence, The "Liturgical Ministry" of the Lay Catechist. A Theological and Liturgical Study of the Ministry of the Lay Catechist with Special Reference to Uganda. Excerpta dissertatione ad Doctoratum Sacrae Liturgiae assequendum in Pontificio Instituto Liturgico, Rome 1997.

Osuji Achulike B., The African Concept of Community: a Basis for the Inculturation of Religious Community Life in the Apostolic Religious Institutes in Africa. Excerpta ex Dissertatione ad Doctoratum in Facultatae Theologiae, P.U.G., Roma 1996.
 

C. Articles and Conferences

Abeng Nazaire, La pastorale de la famille - l’inculturation - l’ecclésiologie. Après le Synode des Évêques pour l’Afrique, in Revue Africaine de Théologie (Kinshasa) 18 (1994) 51-64.

Assembly for Africa and Inculturation, in Studia Missionalia 44 (1995) 275-285, PUG, Rome.

Boka di Mpasi Londi, Gli antenati mediatori in Africa, in LaCiviltà Cattolica (Roma) 145 (1994) 348-371.

Boka di Mpasi Londi, Les ancêtres médiateurs, in Telema (Kinshasa) 2 (1995) 61-70.

Di Salvatore Giuseppe, L’image de l’Église famille dans l’Exhortation Apostolique Ecclesia in Africa. Éléments de réflexion sur une application de l’inculturation, in Cahiers de Réflexion (Mbalmayo) 2 (1996) 41-69.

Giraudo Cesare, Prière eucharistique et inculturation. Jalons pour le Synode d’Afrique et de Madagascar, in Nouvelle Revue Théologique (Namur) 116 (1994) 181-200.

Grasso Emilio, The Process of Inculturation in the Light of the Apostolic Exhortation Ecclesia in Africa, in Omnis Terra (Rome) 29 (1995) 436-442.

Grasso Emilio, Il processo dell’inculturazione alla luce dell’Esortazione apostolica Ecclesia in Africa, in Omnis Terra (Roma) 14 (1996) 90-95.

Grasso Emilio, El proceso de inculturación a la luz de la Exhortación apostólica Ecclesia in Africa, in Iglesia, Pueblos y Culturas (Quito) 8/39 (1995) 21-34.

Grasso Emilio, Le processus d’inculturation à la lumière de l’Exhortation apostolique Ecclesia in Africa, in Cahiers de Réflexions (Mbalmayo) 2 (1996) 19-40.

Gwembe E. P., La piété envers les ancêtres dans le religion africaine, in Telema (Kinshasa) 2 (1995) 53-60.

Incarnation (the) of Christ in the African Family. The Tanzanian Church implements the African Synod, in Catholic international (Baltimore) 8 (1997) 92-93.

Kabasele Lumbala François, Célébration africaine de l’envoi en mission (rituel), in Revue africaine des Sciences de la mission (Kinshasa) 3 (1996) 187-200.

Küster Volker, "…and Foolishness to Gentiles". Images of Christ from Africa and Asia, in Mission Studies (Sankt Augustin) 12/23 (1995) 95-112.

Lapointe Eugène, African’s Ancestors Veneration and Christian Worship, in Mission (Ottawa) 2 (1995) 253-278.

Mbuka C., Chiesa "Famiglia di Dio": comunione e dialogo. Elementi di inculturazione, in C.I.S.M., Dal Sinodo per l’Africa: come si incultura il Vangelo, Roma 1995, p.69-75.

Meddi Luciano, Dal Sinodo una spinta all’inculturazione, in Catechesi missionaria (Roma) 12 (1996) 25-30.

Mimbu Kilol Hippolyte, Quels rites et symboles dans les liturgies africaines?, in Revue africaine des Sciences de la mission (Kinshasa) 3 (1996) 87-120.

Oguejiofor J. Obi, Ecclesia in Africa and the Truth about Inculturation, in Bigard Theological Studies (Enugu) 17 (1997) 61-70.

Okoye John, African Theology , in Müller K., Dictionary of Mission: Theology, History, Perspective, Orbis Books, Maryknoll, New York 1997, pp.9-17.

Okoye John, Inculturation andTheology in Africa, in Mission Studies (Hamburg) 14 (1997) 64-83.

Owan Kris J., The African, the Spirit-world and the Crave for Survival and Success: Post-synodal Reflecions, in Bigard Theological Studies (Enugu) 17 (1997) 23-43.

Spirituality Department, A Search for an Authentic African Christian Spirituality, in African Christian Studies (Nairobi) 10/1 (1994) 38-55.

Wijsen f., All People See the Same Sun. Liturgy in Africa Between Inculturation and Syncretism, in Questions liturgiques (Leuven) 77/1-2 (1996) 77-95.
 
 
 
On Church - Family of God

A. Studies, Doctoral Thesis

AA.VV., Foi, culture et évangélisation en Afrique à l’aube du Troisième Millénaire, Spécial colloque post-synodal, Abidjan 18-20 avril 1996, in Revue de l’Institut Catholique de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (Abidjan) 14-15 (1996) 15-222.

Abeng Berthe, L’Église-famille selon l’Exhortation apostolique post-synodale Ecclesia in Africa. La vocation et la mission des laïcs, dissertatio ad Licentiam in Facultate Missiologiae, P.U.G., Rome 1998 (Unpublished)

Oborji Francis Anekwe, Trends in African Theology Since Vatican II. A Missiological Orientation, Dissertatio ad Doctoratum in Facultate Missiologiae, P.U.U., Rome 1998.

Israel Joseph, The Church as Family: A Theological Pastoral Study with Reference to African Synod, Dissertatio ad Doctoratum in Facultate Ttheologiae, P.U.L., Rome 1998
 

B. Articles and Conferences

Afonso Castro, Sínodo africano: a Igreja-família, in Boa Nova (Cucujães) 70/801 (1994) 16-18.

Arinze Francis, Reflecting on Church as Family, Introduction to the Symposium organized by the Association of Nigerian Priests and religious in Rome on "The Church as the Family of God", Collegio San Paolo, Rome 19 February 1995.

Ballong-Wen-Mewuda J-B., The Church As Family, Symposium of the Association of Nigerian Priests and religious in Rome on "The Church as the Family of God", Collegio San Paolo, Rome 19 February 1995.

Clerici Luigi, The Church as Family: African Church communities as Families of Jesus and of God, a Biblical and Ecclesiological Reflection, in African Christian Studies (Nairobi) 11 (1995) 27-45.

Di Salvatore Giuseppe, L’image de l’Église famille dans l’Exhortation Apostolique Ecclesia in Africa. Éléments de réflexion sur une application de l’inculturation, in Cahiers de Réflexion (Mbalmayo) 2 (1996) 41-69.

Egbulefu Okoro John, Chiesa-Famiglia per l’Africa, in Mondo e Missione (Milano) 123 (1994) 437-441.

Egbulefu Okoro John, A Christology of Church As Family of God, Symposium of the Association of Nigerian Priests and religious in Rome on "The Church as the Family of God", Collegio San Paolo, Rome 19 February 1995.

Église-famille; Église-fraternité. Perspectives post-synodales. Actes de la Xxe semaine théologique de Kinshasa (26.XI-2.XII.1995, Facultés catholiques de Kinshasa, Kinshasa 1997, 397 pp.

Évêques du Congo, Message aux chrétiens et aux hommes de bonne volonté «Église-Famille et développement», in Weltkirche (München) 1995, 163-165.

Healey Joseph G., Church-as-family and SCCs Themes from the African Synod, in African Ecclesial Review (Eldoret) 37 (1995) 44-46.

Kabasele Lumbala François, Ressorts et perspectives d’une Église-Famille en Afrique, in Revue Africaine des Sciences de la Mission (Kinshasa) 2 (1995) 19-28.

Kabasele Lumbala François, La Chiesa-Famiglia in Africa, in Concilium (Brescia) 31 (1995) 719-725, English ed., p.93-109.

Malu Nyimi Modeste, Église-famille/Église-fraternité. Proposition synodale d’une ecclésiologie dynamique en Afrique, in Revue Africaine des Sciences de la Mission (Kinshasa) 3 (1996) 95-106.

Manhaeghe Eric, Familie van God in de Afrikaanse stad., in Kerk en Missie (Brussel) 73/184 (1996) 18-21.

Mbuka C., Chiesa "Famiglia di Dio": comunione e dialogo. Elementi di inculturazione, in C.I.S.M., Dal Sinodo per l’Africa: come si incultura il Vangelo, Roma 1995, p.69-75.

Nothomb Dominique, L’Église-Famille: concept-clé du Synode des Évêques pour l’Afrique, in Nouvelle Revue Théologique (Tournai) 117 (1995) 44-64.

Okeke Hilary Odili, From "Domestic Church" to "Family of God": the African Christian Family in the African Synod, in Neue Zeitschrift für Missionswissenschaft (Immensee) 52 (1996) 193-207.

Orobator Emmanuel, Perspectives and Trends in Contemporary African Ecclesiology, in Studia Missionalia (Roma) 45 (1996) 267-281.

Orobator Emmanuel, Leadership and Ministry in the Church-as-family. An Essay on Alternative Models, in Hekima Review (Nairobi) 17 (1997) 7-18.
 
 
On Dialogue

A. Studies, Doctoral Thesis

Charles E.T., From Adaptation to Incarnation: A Study of the theology of Inculturation in the Teaching of the African Catholic Bishops (1969-1994) and Its Implications for Interreligious Dialogue and Human Promotion (Inpublished Doctoral Thesis), PUG, Rome 1996.

Diarra Yibalo Jacques, Le rapport vivants/morts dans la théologie chrétienne en dialogue avec la culture africaine, Thèse de doctorat en Théologie dogmatique, P.U.U., Rome 1999.

Ilunga Mayamba, Christianisme negro-africain et dialogue interculturel, jalons pour une nouvelle missiologie en Afrique noire "francophone", Excerpta ex dissertatione ad doctoratum in Facultate Missiologiae, P.U.G., Rome 1994.

Man-oso Ndagoso Matthew, Christian Unity in the Quest for a Relevant and Credible Evangelization in Nigeria in the Light of Pertinent Church Documents Especially Ecclesia in Africa, dissertatio ad doctoratum in Facultate Theologiae, Pont.Universitas a S.Thoma Aq. In Urbe "Angelicum", Roma 1998.

Mukena Katayi Albert Vianney, Dialogue avec la Religion Traditionnelle Africaine à la lumière du Synode Africain de 1994 et de l’Exhortation Apostolique post-synodale Ecclesia in Africa, Thèse de Doctorat en missiologie non publiée, P.U.U., Rome 1999.

Oborji Francis Anekwe, Trends in African Theology Since Vatican II. A Missiological Orientation, dissertatio ad doctoratum in Facultate Missiologiae, P.U.U., Rome 1998.

Okike Oha Benedict, The Need for Mission Through Inculturation and Dialogue in Nigeria, Extractum ex dissertatione ad Doctoratum in Facultate Missiologiae, P.U.U., Rome 1995.
 

B. Articles and Conferences

Kaytakibga M., Il dialogo con le religioni tradizionali africane, in AA.VV., Religioni e Sètte nel mondo: Religioni Tradizionali Africane, Rivista Trimestrale di Cultura Religiosa, settembre 1996, pp. 102-110.

Mbuka C., Al Sinodo per l’Africa: annuncio e dialogo interreligioso, una comprensione inclusiva, in Omnis Terra (Roma) 13 (1995) 266-275; English in Omnis Terra (Roma) 29 (1995) 16-25; Français in Omnis Terra (Roma) 34 (1995) 29-38; Español in Omnis Terra (Roma) 27 (1995) 392-396.
 
 
 
On Human Promotion

A. Monograph

Munono Muyembe Bernard, Église, évangélisation et promotion humaine. Le discours social des évêques africains. Études d’éthique chrétienne, Studien zur theologischen Ethik 63, Éditions Universitaires Fribourg, Éditions du Cerf, Paris 1995.

Musopole Augustine C., Being Human in Africa. Toward an African Christian Anthropology, American University Studies, series 11, P. Lang, New York, Berlin 1994.
 

B. Studies, Doctoral Thesis

Charles E.T., From Adaptation to Incarnation: A Study of the Theology of Inculturation in the Teaching of the African Catholic Bishops (1969-1994) and Its Implications for Interreligious Dialogue and Human Promotion (Unpublished Doctoral Thesis), PUG, Rome 1996.

Sano Jean-Baptiste, La dignité de la personne humaine comme paramètre incontournable pour la mission évangélisatrice de l’Église en Afrique. Une relecture de l’Exhortation apostolique post-synodale Ecclesia in Africa, dissertatio ad Doctoratum in Facultate Theologiae, P.U.U., Rome 1997.
 

C. Articles and Conferences

Évêques du Congo, Message aux chrétiens et aux hommes de bonne volonté «Église-Famille et développement», in Weltkirche (München) 1995, 163-165.

Henriot P.J., Development in the Light of the African Synod: An Alternative to the Structural Adjustment Program, in Catholic International 7 (1996) 6/7, pp.285-294.

Ike Obiora, La Dottrina sociale della Chiesa in Africa, in La Società (Verona) 6 (1996) 697-723.

Lwaminda Peter, The African Synod and the Development, in African Ecclesial Review (Eldoret) 37 (1995) 278-291.

Openibo Veronica, Ecclesia in Africa. Post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation of Pope John Paul II: an African Woman’s View, in Sedos Bulletin (Rome) 28 (1996) 3-9.

Otieno Aloys O., The Role of the Church in Development in the Light of the African Synod, in African Ecclesial Review (Eldoret) 37 (1995) 342-352.

Sarraf Joseph, La liberté de la femme passe par sa liberté. Le Synode africain donne le ton, in Telema (Kinshasa) 21/3-4 (1995) 20-22.
 
 
On Means of Social Communications

A. Studies, Doctoral Thesis

Keneema Mary Germina, Contribution of Radio to Evangelisation with Special Reference to Uganda, dissertatio ad Licentiam in Facultate Missiologiae, P.U.G., Rome 1998.
 

B. Articles and Conferences

Faniran Oladejo joseph, The Challenges of the African Synod to Catholic Journalists, in Vidyajyoti (Delhi) 59 (1995) 46-53.
 
 
 
On Agents and Structures of Evangelisation

A. Studies, Doctoral Thesis

Anusionwu Veronica, The Role of the Laity in Missionary Activity of the Church in Igboland of Nigeria: A Historical and Pastoral Approach, Extractum ex dissertatione ad doctoratum in Facultate Missiologiae P.U.U., Rome 1994.

Atadana Joseph A., The Diocesan Bishop as the Chief Administrator of a Particular Church with Particular Reference to Ghana, Dissertatione ad doctoratum in Facultate Iuris Canonici, P.U.U., Rome 1995.

Femi Osegboun Raphael, The Catechist in the Church According to the Special Assembly for Africa of the Synod of Bishops (1994). Implications for Ekiti diocese in Nigeria, Doctoral Thesis P.U.S., Rome 1996.

Kiyinda-Mityana Diocese, Pastoral Co-Ordinator’s General Report on Building Basic Small Communities, August 1997.

Kiyinda-Mityana Diocese, Pastoral Co-Ordinator’s Report on Future Parishes 1997/1998, October 1997.
 

B. Articles and Conferences

Abeng Nazaire, La pastorale de la famille - l’inculturation - l’ecclésiologie. Après le Synode des Évêques pour l’Afrique, in Revue Africaine de Théologie (Kinshasa) 18 (1994) 51-64.

Igwenwanne F., Schools of Evangelization in Nigeria, in Gbuji A., New Evangelization in Nigeria, Kmensuo Educational Publishers, Onitsha 1994, pp.155-172.

Kpoda Denis, Le Burkina à l’heure du Catéchisme catholique et du Synode, in Le Calao (Bobo-Dioulasso) 100 (1995) 7-8.

Lwaminda Peter, The African Synod and the Family, in African Christian Studies (Nairobi) 11 (1995) 46-53.

Mbuka C., Chiesa Sinodo per l’Africa. Provocazioni alla vita religiosa, in C.I.S.M., Dal Sinodo per l’Africa: come si incultura il Vangelo, Roma 1995, p.69-75.

Mringi A., Ecclesiology, Structures and Activities Within Small Christian Communities, in The Jurist 56 (1996) 200-240.

Uzukwu E.E., The Birth and Development of a Local Church, in AA.VV., The African Synod: Documents, Reflections, Perspectives, Orbis Books. Maryknoll, New York 1996, pp.3-8.

Zago Marcello, La vita consacrata al Sinodo sull’Africa, in Omnis Terra (Roma) 12 (1994) 134-140; English, in Omnis Terra (Rome) 28 (1994) 297-303; Français, in Omnis Terra (Rome) 33 (1994) 293-299; Español, in Omnis Terra (Roma) 26 (1994) 297-303.

Zago Marcello, Religieux dans l’Église africaine à la lumière des Synodes sur l’Église en Afrique et sur la vie consacrée, in Omnis Terra (Rome) 36 (1997) 234-240; English, in Omnis Terra (Rome) 31 (1997) 231-237.

Zago Marcello, Religieux dans l’Église africaine à la lumière des Synodes sur l’Église en Afrique et sur la vie consacrée, in Revue Africaine des Sciences de la Mission (Kinshasa) 3 (1996) 81-94.
 
 
 
On Justice and Peace

A. Monograph

K’asha N.N., Rôle de l’Église dans la démocratisation de l’Afrique subsaharienne: une étude juridique, P.U.L., Rome 1997.

Mbyemeire J.P., A Theological Analysis of the Problem of Justice and Peace: the Contribution of the Special Synod for Africa and the Church in Uganda, P.U.U., Rome 1997.
 

B. Studies, Doctoral Thesis

Sserunjogi Joseph, Self-support of the Local Church based on Canon 222 § 1-2 and the Apostolic Exhortation Ecclesia in Africa -With Special Reference to Uganda, dissertatio ad doctoratum in Facultate Iuris Canonici, P.U.U., Rome 1998.

Kitengie Richard, Les enjeux de la crise morale en Afrique. Propos social des Pères du Synode africain, Dissertatio ad Licentiam in facultate theologicae, P.U.S.C., Rome 1998.
 

C. Articles and Conferences

Chiromba Frederic, The Life of the Church, in AA.VV., The African Synod: Documents, Reflections, Perspectives, Orbis Books. Maryknoll, New York 1996, pp. 9-13.

Henriot P.J., Development in the Light of the African Synod: An Alternative to the Structural Adjustment Program, in Catholic International 7 (1996) 6/7, pp.285-294.

Kabangu Jacques M., Les fondements théologiques des droits humains selon le S.C.E.A.M., in Revue Africaine des Sciences de la Mission (Kinshasa) 3 (1996) 69-79.

Kpogo L., Sur les traces des limites du Synode des Évêques pour l’Afrique. Le problème de la justice et de la paix, in Revue de l’Institut catholique de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (Abidjan) 7 (1994) 45-55.

Lwaminda Peter, The African Synod and the Development, in African Ecclesial Review (Eldoret) 37 (1995) 278-291.

M’Bokolo Elikia, L’évolution démocratique de l’Afrique des Conférences nationales et le rôle des Églises, in Revue Africaine des Sciences de la Mission (Kinshasa) 2 (1995) 51-94.

Nkafu Nkemnia M., La dottrina sociale della Chiesa al Sinodo per l’Africa, in La Società 4 (1994) 563-581.

Otieno Aloys O., The Role of the Church in Development in the Light of the African Synod, in African Ecclesial Review (Eldoret) 37 (1995) 342-352.

Ukpong J. S., Option for the Poor: A Modern Challenge for the Church in Africa, in African Ecclesial Review (Eldoret) 36/5 (1994) 350-365.

Waliggo J-M., The Synod of Hope at a Time of Crisis in Africa, in AA.VV., The African Synod: Documents, Reflections, Perspectives, Orbis Books. Maryknoll, New York 1996, pp. 199-210.
 
 
 
On Solidarity

A. Studies, Doctoral Thesis

Sserunjogi Joseph, Self-support of the Local Church based on Canon 222 § 1-2 and the Apostolic Exhortation Ecclesia in Africa -With Special Reference to Uganda, dissertatio ad doctoratum in Facultate Iuris Canonici, P.U.U., Rome 1998.

Kitengie Richard, Les enjeux de la crise morale en Afrique. Propos social des Pères du Synode africain, Dissertatio ad Licentiam in facultate theologicae, P.U.S.C., Rome 1998.
 

B. Articles and Conferences

Grasso Emilio, Les défis que posent à l’Europe l’Exhortation apostolique Ecclesia in Africa, in Cahiers de Réflexions (Mbalmayo) 2 (1996) 70-76.

Ike Obiora, La Dottrina sociale della Chiesa in Africa, in La Società (Verona) 6 (1996) 697-723.

Karamaga André, Selfhood of the Church in Africa, in Current Dialogue (Geneva) 27 (1994) 41-48.

Kaweesa B. M., Will the Economic Factor Shrink or Thrive the African Church of the Year 2000?, iIn Catholic News Report 2/4 (1997) 23-25.

Kembo G., Toute communauté ecclésiale doit tendre à la maturité. Problèmes d’autosuffisance des Églises africaines, in Telema (Kinshasa) 21/3-4 (1995) 7-11.

Kimaryo R., A Call to Africa to Shake off the Dependent Syndrome in African Ecclesial Review 39/1 (1997) 29-36.

Kiyinda-Mityana Diocese, Synod II 1997, Structures of Administration, 1997.

Kiyinda-Mityana Diocese, Social and Economic Development Department, General Report, August 1997.

Nwatu Felix, The Church’s Prophetic Role in Africa’s Search for Selfhood, in African Ecclesial Review (Eldoret) 38 (1996) 172-187.

Schlick Jean, Vers une autonomie financière des Églises catholiques romaines d’Afrique subsaharienne? Réalisations pastorales et institutionnelles après Ecclesia in Africa, in Praxis Juridique et Religion (Nordheim) 12-13 (1995-96) 5-58.

Vandame Charles, Financement des Églises d’Afrique à partir de l’Église qui est au Tchad, in Telema (Kinshasa) 21/3-4 (1995)16-19.