Ds. Jozua Francois Naudé
A little more info on our founder and namesake.
From Rev. Naudé is said to have had a “friendly personality”, which reflected his piety. ” He performed his life work with devotion and faithfulness. His son, Beyers, was also a NG minister and a prominent campaigner for equal political rights for all South Africans and a daughter, Hymne Weiss, a writer and translator. She was born on Goedemoed.
Ds. Naudé’s descendants Milde Weiss revealed a book in Lighthouse in 2014 about his life.
Our school, Jozua Naudé Primary School in Roodepoort was founded and named after him.