Biblical Perspectives UCBP 101 Reading Guide : Gutiérrez, On Job (text available on Blackboard) Gustavo Gutiérrez is a Latin American theologian whose work is marked by a consistent concern for the poor and suffering and a strong criticism of Christians who ignore the same. His book A Theology of Liberation was a clarion call to all Christians, especially theologians, to a newfound solidarity with the poor in light of the ministry of Christ. Gutiérrez's take on Job is an interesting one, somewhat of a departure from more traditional commentaries on this book. 1. What important shift takes place in Job's thinking, according to Gutiérrez? (pp. 31-34) Job stops thinking about just the misfortunes that he is undergoing, but the misfortunes of
This is the end of the preview.
access the rest of the document.