(Reblog) Pope Francis Puts The Poor Front And Center

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This article highlights Pope Francis’ connections to liberation theology.  Well worth the read.  If you don’t know what liberation theology is, educate thyself.

Reblogged from NPR:

“For [Pope Francis], social justice is not a sort of service of the church, an external relations department oriented to those who are victims of injustice… But it is part of the very essence of the church.”

Click here to read the full article

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