The Theology of Liberation Paperback

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by Gustavo Gutierrez;

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The Theology of Liberation

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This is the credo and seminal text of the movement which was later characterized as liberation theology. The book burst upon the scene in the early seventies, and was swiftly acknowledged as a pioneering and prophetic approach to theology which famously made an option for the poor, placing the exploited, the alienated, and the economically wretched at the centre of a programme where "the oppressed and maimed and blind and lame" were prioritized at the expense of those who either maintained the status quo or who abused the structures of power for their own ends.;This powerful, compassionate and radical book attracted criticism for daring to mix politics and religion in so explicit a manner, but was also welcomed by those who had the capacity to see that its agenda was nothing more nor less than to give "good news to the poor", and redeem God's people from bondage.

The Theology of Liberation by Gustavo Gutierrez was published by SCM in October 2001 and is our 25327th best seller. The ISBN for The Theology of Liberation is 9780334028536.

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Details for The Theology of Liberation

Page last updated 15th August 2016
Author / Artist
Book Formatpaperback
PublisherSCM (October 2001)
EditionNew edition
Preface byChristopher Rowland (Dean Ireland's Professor of the Exegesis of Holy Scripture, University of Oxford)
Number of Pages418
Thickness529 mm
Height216 mm
Width140 mm
Product Code12244
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