A Visible Witness: Christology, Liberation, and by Jules A. Martinez-Olivieri

By Jules A. Martinez-Olivieri

A seen Witness offers a clean, cutting edge point of view on an important move in twentieth-century theology. Protestant theology in Latin the US emerged over fifty years in the past, side-by-side with the preliminary improvement of Roman Catholic liberation theology. either traditions have universal theological pursuits: the praxical nature of theology, Christology, and soteriology. Protestants additionally proportion the various basic intuitions of liberation theology: the centrality of praxis in Christian existence and the concern of picking out the discomfort lots. Key Protestant theologians like José Míguez Bonino, Nancy Bedford, and Guillermo Hansen challenged Protestant theology in Latin the US to increase a Trinitarian hermeneutic for Christology so as to see the paintings of salvation because the paintings of the triune God, and to narrate Christology and pneumatology in ways in which essentially form the praxis of the church. This dissertation takes in this problem and proposes a theodramatic Christology that serves to floor the Christian proposal of salvation as ancient liberation and the church’s participation within the current adventure of redemption within the Trinitarian and monetary paintings of Jesus Christ. The ecclesia of believers participates in God’s communicative job through union with Christ—the neighborhood of disciples turns into a theater of liberation.

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