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Christ the Liberator: A View from the Victims.
Jon Sobrino and Paul Burns (translator). 2001.
Maryknoll, New York: Orbis Books. 400 pp.

Review by William Edens

Jon Sobrino is a marvelously creative theologian, Scripturally-based and deeply spiritual. At the age of 63 he is a cogent, powerful voice in Latin American theology and, specifically, Liberation theology. He is a systematic theologian and does not suggest specific programs, or social structures for realizing a praxis of liberation. That task is left to pastoral theologians and to worshipping communities. ...

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