Unformatted text preview: others, but because God is God, in whose eyes “the last are first.” (Gutierrez) B) Sin and Salvation Horizontal and Vertical Temporal and Eternal Individual and Structural “The work of Christ is presented simultaneously as a liberation from sin and from all its consequences: despoliation, injustice, hatred. This liberation fulfills in an unexpected way the promises of the prophets and creates a new chosen people, which this time includes all humanity.” (Gutierrez ). C) “Conscientization” (cf. Paulo Freire) “making aware” Liberation/Revolution vs. Developmentalism/Reformism “The Exodus is the long march towards the promised land in which Israel can establish a society free from misery and alienation” (Gutierrez) “To know God is to work for justice. There is no other path to reach God” (Gutierrez) Some critics...
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- Fall '09
- Theology, Christian terms, Gustavo Gutierrez, Liberation Theology Isaiah