Pub. Date:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
The Power of the Poor in History

The Power of the Poor in History

by Gustavo Gutierrez


Current price is , Original price is $30.0. You

Temporarily Out of Stock Online

Please check back later for updated availability.

This item is available online through Marketplace sellers.

4 New & Used Starting at $24.47


Gustavo Gutierrez, the doyen of the Latin American liberation theologians, published his landmark 'A Theology of Liberation' in English in 1973. In 'The Power of the Poor in History' he presents in eight major essays his developing theological insights.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781592449804
Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date: 10/01/2004
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: (w) x 9.38(h) x (d)

About the Author

Gustavo Gutierrez, a Native of Lima, Peru, was educated in Lima, Chile, and Europe and was ordained in 1959. In his work, Gutierrez's theological training is joined with his experience of living and working among the poor of Rimac, a Lima slum, where he also founded and directs the Bartolome de Las Casas Center. He is Professor of Theology at the Catholic University in Lima and advisor to the National Union of Catholic Students. His books include the classic 'A Theology of Liberation', 'We Drink from Our Own Wells: The Spiritual Journey of a People', 'On Job: God-Talk and the Suffering of the Innocent', and 'The God of Life'.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews