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TMST 8502 Seminar on the Theology of Jon Sobrino (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

Jon Sobrino is one of the leading Latin American liberation theologians and his theological project, undertaken from the perspective of the victims of history, represents a major trajectory in Catholic Theology since Vatican II. This seminar will focus on a close reading and critical evaluation of major texts authored by Sobrino with particular attention to the social context and intellectual influences that shaped his thought, the theological options he embraces or rejects, and the critical reception of his work. Areas of focus will include Sobrinos theological method, Christology, spirituality, and his most recent work on soteriology.


Instructor(s): Ernesto Valiente

Prerequisites: None

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Comments: School of Theology and Ministry course. WJ Req: Systematics


Last Updated: 07-Dec-13