When Theology Listens to the Poor
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About "When Theology Listens to the Poor"
Discusses the connection between Vatican II and liberation theology, the mission of the church in Latin America, the rights of the poor, and the life of a Christian in a world of injustice.
Meet the Author
Boff, a 68-year-old Catholic Liberation theologist was born in Concrdia, Santa Catarina, Brazil who entered the Franciscan Order in 1958 and was ordained a Roman Catholic priest in 1964. Along with Gustavo Gutierrez he became a well known supporter of Liberation Theology. After clashes with the church he left the priesthood in 1992 but continued to practice the Catholic faith