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Liberating Christ: Exploring the Christologies of Contemporary Liberation Movements Lisa Isherwood

Liberating Christ: Exploring the Christologies of Contemporary Liberation Movements

Lisa Isherwood

Published January 1st 1999
ISBN : 9780829813500
Paperback
176 pages
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Liberating Christ examines the various trajectories within the broad liberation framework for understanding the person and work of Jesus. Lisa Isherwood draws out the common themes found in liberation theologies, especially the use ofMoreLiberating Christ examines the various trajectories within the broad liberation framework for understanding the person and work of Jesus. Lisa Isherwood draws out the common themes found in liberation theologies, especially the use of class-race-gender analysis, as well as the distinctive understandings of Jesus within these theologies. In this wonderfully constructed introduction to liberation Christology, Isherwood surveys liberation theologies and the evolution of a Christology for our time -- a Christology that hopes to reclaim Christ from death by doctrinal fossilization.