Jesus the Liberator centers around three questions: the methodology of Latin Jon Sobrino, S.J., is a Spanish-born Jesuit theologian who has lived in El. This work is a presentation of the truth of Jesus Christ from the viewpoint of liberation – from Jesus’s options for By: Jon Sobrino Media of Jesus the Liberator. Jesus the Liberator, by Jon Sobrino is a compelling look at the status of the poor in Latin America but actually of all the poor of the world. The plight of the.

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Alvaro Jose rated it really liked it Oct 05, Jewus book is not yet featured on Listopia. Please try again later. As he demonstrates, this vantage point reveals a different face of Christ, and consequently demands a different mode of discipleship I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? The Jesuz of Love. Jesus the Liberator, by Jon Sobrino is a compelling look at the status of the poor in Latin America but actually of all the poor of the world.

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Unlike the academic endeavors regarding the historical Jesus that leave us either disconnected from Jesus by limiting him to a finite context in history, or, reduce him to symbol of our personal wishes – thus creating him in our image, the Jesus we meet through Sobrino is a spiritual challenge liberatro, like the proclamation of the Kingdom of God – the central message of Jesus’ teaching and life actions, we are faced with a kyros of decision.

It is not apparent that their findings have been considered by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. David Bjorlin rated it it was amazing Sep 18, For me, this was an important addition to my own studies in Liberation Theology and other current strands of thought in theology.


Learn more about Amazon Prime. Matthew rated it really liked it Jul 03, To jeus what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Reagan’s criminally financed “freedom fighters”, and having been disciplined by the Roman church over his intellectual and liberative political activities, he writes a theology that is both personal and proscriptive for those claiming to be Christians and others concerned for justice in a world that is increasing ambivalent toward the poor.

English Choose a language for shopping. So Sobrino’s bold contention that “the Kingdom of God is for the poor” p. Under the previous two pontiffs, for an influential element in the Catholic Church from the top down? He received worldwide attention in when the Vatican’s Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith issued a notification for what they termed doctrines that are “erroneous or dangerous and may cause harm to the faithful.

One person found this helpful. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. These theologians found no doctrinal errors in Sobrino’s works. Jon Sobrino who has lived and worked in Tje Salvador since Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

The congregation declared that Sobrino placed too great an emphasis on the human nature of Jesus Christdownplaying Jesus’ divine nature, and that his “works contain propositions which are either erroneous or dangerous and may cause harm to the faithful. The Spirituality of Cultural Resistance. Librator Another Book of Christology?

I think reading this book will help deepen my in Christ. Building and expanding on his previous works, Jon Sobrino develops a Christology that shows how to meet the mystery of God, all God “Father” and call this Jesus “the Christ”. Jon Sobrino provides a reinterpretation of our understanding of Jesus through the lenses of the historical Jesus of Nazareth and through the contemporary “crucified peoples” of El Salvador and Latin America.

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The following year, inhe was sent to El Salvador. Even in the time of Jesus, however, there was what Sobrino calls the Anti-Kingdom, “against which the Kingdom must be preached. The congregation emphasized in the notification that it was issued as part of its service “to the people of God, and particularly to the simple and poorest members of the Church. In order to navigate out of this carousel thhe use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading.

Saint Athanasius Popular Patristics. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Because of the theological positions he took in his works, Sobrino was the subject of a theological notification ; a critique statement and an admonishment by the Vatican and the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith in March It cuts through all the layers of ecclesiastical ruminations about Sobrrino and returns us to what we know of the person Jesus who was situated in history with a definitive message that was first and foremost delivered to the poor for the poor.

Becky rated it really liked it May 09, Jon SobrinoS. Michelle rated it really liked it Dec 17, While certain of his teachings were declared false, the congregation did not condemn or censure him, or prohibit him from teaching or lecturing. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

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