IN THE MAELSTREAM OF LATIN AMERICA
Director(s): Krzysztof TALCZEWSKI – Writer(s): Krzysztof TALCZEWSKI Contact Print page
The place of Marxism was at the centre of the debate, for some it was a factor of liberation, for the Pope it was a factor of servitude. While JPII was fully supportive of the clergy’s commitment to the poor, he fermly condemned any theology of liberation. From the early years of his pontificate he confirmed his views by replacing the liberal clergy with more conservative elements.