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Theology of Revolution
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1. Historical Context

The theology of revolution has been a theme for discussion when there have been political and social conflicts, when there has been awareness of the conditioning social structures, and when the church and theology have taken these factors into account (Modern Church History 1.4.4; Modern Period; Peace; Pluralism; Righteousness, Justice; Secularization; Society; Third World; War). Facing global situations that, instead of overthrowing unfairness and injustice, did more to …

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Collet, Giancarlo, “Theology of Revolution”, in: Encyclopedia of Christianity Online. Consulted online on 10 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-2685_eco_T.40>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004169678, 20080512

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