Dr Barend Hefer
(B.Th.; B.A.; B.A. Hon. in Ancient languages; M.A. in Greek; Ph.D. in Greek) is pastor of the Afrikaans church Gereformeerde Protestantse Kerk Brakpan since 2011. He did his theological studies at the Afrikaanse Protestantse Akademie in Pretoria, and his post-degree studies in Greek at the NWU Potchefstroom. He is currently a part-time lecturer in New Testament and Hermeneutics at the Johannesburg Campus of Mukhanyo.