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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • El Salvador

Subjects:

  • Romero, Oscar A. 1917-1980.,
  • Catholic Church -- El Salvador -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Christian sociology -- Catholic Church.,
  • Liberation theology.,
  • El Salvador -- Church history -- 20th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJon Sobrino ; translated from the Spanish by Robert R. Barr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX4705.R669 S636 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 214 p. ;
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2219545M
ISBN 100883446677
LC Control Number89048221

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Óscar Arnulfo Romero y Galdámez (15 August 24 March ) was a prelate of the Catholic Church in El Salvador, who served as the fourth Archbishop of San Salvador. He spoke out against poverty, social injustice, assassinations and torture/5.   Saint Oscar Romero, Salvadoran Roman Catholic archbishop who was a vocal critic of the violent activities of government armed forces, right-wing groups, and leftist guerrillas involved in El Salvador’s civil conflict. He was assassinated in , and .   Chapter 4 Archbishop Romero's Meaning for Theology Archbishop Romero as a Theological Event: Word of God and Word of the People of God Archbishop Romero as Inspiration for Theology Oscar Arnulfo Romero: Legacy and Future Part 2 Archbishop Romero: Witness of God Chapter 5 Archbishop Romero: Of This World, and of God Brand: Orbis.   Sobrino came to know Romero early in the latter's archiepiscopacy, and interacted with him throughout the remaining years before his martyrdom. The book collects essays and sermons dating from , shortly after Romero's assassination, until , in the wake of the assassination of Sobrino's Jesuit brothers and their housekeeper and her daughter/5.

He then places Romero in the context of the wider church: as believer, as archbishop, as Salvadoran, as prophet, as martyr, as inspiration for theology. Exploring each of these identities in turn, Sobrino sums up his reflections with the conclusion: “Archbishop Romero was a gospel a piece of good news from God to the poor of the world.”.   A new book detailing the plot to murder the archbishop casts a spotlight on that impunity, unveiling previously unreported details of the conspiracy to kill Romero and offers an explanation: a. This book conclusively demonstrates that by respecting transparency and with dogged perseverance, a nonviolent public leader can become an influential leader, even in times of the most savage repression and marginalization. Archbishop Romero of El Salvador accomplished precisely that through determination, courage, and honing his public skills. Product Information. In March of Oscar Arnulfo Romero, the archbishop of San Salvador, was assassinated as he celebrated Mass. This book combines personal recollections and theological reflections on this extraordinary and prophetic man.

  Assassination of a Saint The Plot to Murder Óscar Romero and the Quest to Bring His Killers to Justice. by Matt Eisenbrandt (Author), Benjamín Cuéllar (Afterword by); January ; First Edition; Hardcover $, £ Paperback $, £ eBook $, £; Title Details. Rights: Available worldwide. Archbishop Oscar Romero was assassinated on 24th March while celebrating the eucharist. In these powerful and moving selections from his broadcast talks, Romero invites us each day to move into the 'intimate space' of our conscience, to encounter ourselves there, . Archbishop Romero Memories and Reflections By Jon Sobrino, SJ. Book description from publisher: In March of Oscar Arnulfo Romero, the archbishop of San Salvador, was assassinated as he celebrated Mass. This book combines personal recollections and theological reflections on this extraordinary and prophetic man. " This diary chronicles the daily work and thoughts of Archbishop Oscar diary covers the period of Ma through Ma Four days after the last diary entry, Archbishop Romero was assassinated while celebrating Mass.". Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller