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Dutch Reformed Church

Houses of God | George, South Africa

Issue: "Biblical callings," Dec. 4, 2010

Also known as the Moederkerk, or mother church, it is one of many historic churches built in part with slave labor and once seen as synonymous with apartheid-era policies. But some Dutch Reformed leaders broke with apartheid policies and helped lead the country to democratic (and black) rule.

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