The Norval Geldenhuys Manuscript Collection

Collection Summary

Creator: Geldenhuys, Norval, 1918-
Dates: 1946
Extent: 1 box (0.3 linear feet)
Language(s): English
Repository: Princeton Theological Seminary Libraries. Special Collections.


1918 February 18 Born, Vrede, South Africa
1937 Graduated, University of Pretoria, South Africa
1937-1939 Student, Cambridge University
1940-1943, 1944-1945 Student, Bachelor of Divinity, University of Pretoria
1943-1944 Pastor, Pretoria, South Africa
1945-1946 Student, Master of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary
1948 February Ordained, Dutch Reformed Church South Africa
1948-1949 Pastor, Naboomspruit (now Mookgophong), South Africa
1949-unknown Director of publications, Dutch Reformed Church
1952-unknown Director of Publications, United Protestant Publishers of South Africa
1964 July 22 Died, South Africa


Scope and Content

This collection consists of Norval Geldenhuys’ thesis: "The authority of the Lord and the Apostles in the New Testament and in the early church" (1946).



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Administrative Information

Processing Information

This collection was processed, and the original finding aid was written in the spring of 1993, by Douglas Denne under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist. The finding aid was edited by Sarah Seraphin and Daved Anthony Schmidt in March of 2009.


There are no special restrictions to the access of this collection. It may be examined by library patrons under the normal rules and conditions of Special Collections.

Use of Materials

The following is the acceptable citation for publication: The Norval Geldenhuys Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.



Box 1
Thesis: "The Authority of the Lord and the Apostles in the New Testament and the Early Church". 1946


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