Religion, Torture and the Liberation of God

Religion, Torture and the Liberation of God

by Mario I Aguilar

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781844658350
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 05/04/2015
Series: Religion and Violence Series
Pages: 116
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.31(d)

About the Author

Mario I. Aguilar is a theologian from Chile who occupies a personal chair in Divinity (Religion and Politics) and is the director of the Centre for the Study of Religion and Politics (CSRP) at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. His latest books include Pope Francis: His Life and Thought (2014) and Church, Liberation and World Religions (2012).

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Theologizing of Indecent Torturing 1. The Act of Torture and the Praxis of Theology 2. Torture and Beatitudes in Chile 3. Theological Reflections on Dungeons and Caves 4. A Tortured God that Liberates 5. The Hermeneutics of Torture and G.C. Spivak

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