Crisis and Hope in Latin America Part 2/6
Subtitle
An Evangelical Perspective
Abstract
This book provides a panoramic yet thorough discussion of Latin America at the end of the 20th century. Part 1 examines the historical, socio-political, and religious backgrounds of Latin America. Part 2 probes issues and challenges such as post-conciliar Roman Catholicism, liberation theology, the charismatic movement, contextualization, and Evangelical social responsibility. Part 3 looks toward the 21st century and explores the implications of the book for the church, mission agencies, and expatriate missionaries in Latin America.
Content
Foreword to the First Edition - David M. Howard
Foreword to the Revised Edition: Latin America: Land of Crisis and Hope - Samuel Escobar
Introduction: Approaching Latin America in Crisis and Hope

Part One: Critical Background Issues in Latin America
1. A Contemporary Panorama of Latin America
2. A Synopsis of Latin American History
3. Latin America's Human Crises
4. Spiritual Dimensions of Latin America
5. A Personal Perspective of the Latin American People

Part Two: Critical Issues for Evangelicals in Latin America
6. The Hispano-America Christs

Post-Conciliar Catholicism in Latin America
7. Introduction: The Search for Renewal
8. Revolutionary Ferment: Liberation Theology
9. The Charismatic Movement
10. Resistance to Change

Evangelical Self-Theologizing in Latin America
11. Doing Theology in Latin America: Contextualization
12. Latin American Evangelicals and Social Responsibility: A Case Study
13. The Awakening of Our Evangelical Social Conscience

Part Three: Update and Concluding Perspectives for Latin America
14. Revisiting Latin America: A Nineties Update Looking Towards the Third Millennium
15. Roman Catholicism and Liberation Theology
16. Mission, Missions, and Missionaries in Latin America

Annotated Bibliography
Index of Persons
Index of Subjects
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Posted : 2012-04-16 12:51:37 GMT
Author/Authors : Emilio Antonio Nüñez C., William David Taylor
Publishers : William Carey Library, WEA
ISBN Number : 9780878087662

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Publication Date : 1996