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“Empathic Fusion” – Advocacy through accompaniment

I would like to share a significant contribution that Roberto Goizueta offers in his book “Caminamos Con Jesus.” In developing a theology of accompaniment Goizueta adapts the concept of “empathic fusion” which he borrows from the Mexican philosopher Jose Vasconcelos. … Continue reading

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“Reading the Bible in Spanish”

In his book Mañana Latino theologian and historian Justo Gonzalez suggest that the Hispanic community can offer a significant contribution to American religiosity by “reading the bible in Spanish.” In using this phrase he does not literally suggest that we can contribute by literally reading the sacred … Continue reading

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