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liberation theology

noun
1.
a 20th-century Christian theology, emphasizing the Biblical and doctrinal theme of liberation from oppression, whether racial, sexual, economic, or political.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75
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  • Many were clergy, responding to the message of the new liberation theology.
British Dictionary definitions for liberation theology

liberation theology

noun
1.
the belief that Christianity involves not only faith in the teachings of the Church but also a commitment to change social and political conditions from within in societies in which it is considered exploitation and oppression exist
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