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"Theological Resistance to Economic Injustice: Comparing Political and Economic Theology in Latin America & Africa"
Fidelis A. Olokunboro
Upon my arrival in Chile, I met with Fr. Diego Irarrazaval. Irrarazaval was part of the developmental stage of Liberation theology from the late 1960s to 1970s. He was well informed about the “conflicts” between the proponents of liberation theology in Latin America and the Vatican officials of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF). (more...)