From the book cover of Teologiese Temas
|Prof P. A. Verhoef|
Tel/Fax: 021 8864198
1914 - 2013
Professor of Old Testament Studies at the University of Stellenbosch, 1950 - 1979
Pieter Adriaan Verhoef was born on 25 April 1914 in the Lichtenburg District where he underwent private tuition. He studied at the Universities of Potchefstroom (BA, MA, cum laude, 1935 -38), Stellenbosch (MTh,cum laude) and Amsterdam (DTh, cum laude) Thesis: Die Vraagstuk van die Onvervulde Voorsegginge in Verband met Jesaja 1-39, 1950.
P. A. Verhoef was Professor of Old Testament Studies in Stellenbosch from 1950
In the sixties he visited the USA five times: as guest of the United States-South Africa Leader Exchange Program, INC, and twice as guest professor of the Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia (he was offered a professorship twice by this institution but he did not want to leave Stellenbosch). He taught Summerschool at the University of Chicago in 1967.
He was a member of the Bible translation association and worked on translation of the Bible in 1983 and the Verwysingsbybel from 1992 - 1998.
At the occasion of his retirement an edition (1 1980) of Ned Geref Teologiese Tydskrif was dedicated to him.
Pieter Verhoef was married to Rita Krüger for 58 years and they had a son and
two daughters: Ricus, Hester and Adri. His wife died in 2002.
He was married to Elsa Dijkman (née van der Merwe) in 2003. P A Verhoef died at the age of 98 on 18 January 2013 at Stellenbosch.
|Wat van die Jode?, 1945|
Die Wederkoms en ander preke, 1946
Die Dag van die Here, Exegetica, 1956
Krisiswoorde in Krisistye, 1959
Die Messiasverwagting tussen die Ou en die Nuwe Testament, 1959
Ou-Testamentiese Apokriewe, Nasionale Boekhandel, 1959 (Reprint NG Kerk-Uitgewers, 1974
Die Onse Vader, 1961
Kom, Here Jesus, 1961
Ons Christelike Geloofsbeleidenis, 1961
Vrede op Aarde, (co-author: I. D. Krüger) 1962
Israel in die Krisis, 1967
*Sê my Dominee, 1967, revised edition, 1984
Die Pouslike Septer oor Suidelike Afrika, 1968
Maleachi, Commentaar op het Oude Testament, 1972
|Metodiek van die Eksegese, 1973, revised edition, 1981|
Kerk en Samelewing: Wat sê die Ou Testament?, 1987
The Books of Haggai and Malachi New International Commentary on the Old Testament, 1987
Profete en Profesie, Lux Verbi, 1993
Ds I D Krüger: Die mens en sy Preke, 1998
*Perspektief op die Skepping, 1998
*Terugblik van 'n 'Brugbouer', 2000
*Geslagregisters van vier families Verhoef in Suid-Afrika (compiled by Henk, Pieter and Willem Verhoef), 2000
*Teologiese Temas, 2003
*Tyd en Ewigheid, 2003
*Probleme met die Bybel?, 2003
*These books can be ordered from the author