Preparing for an Urban Plunge: Moved by the Poor Toward a Church for Others
Master of Arts in Pastoral Theology
The final proposal maintained the same basic goal: to nurture an authentic Christian response to the poverty, oppression and pain of others. Along with this was the continued goal of showing that Christian faith necessitates concern for justice, and liberation theology continued to be a guide, although this was not necessarily evident to the participants. The final proposal continued to make Provision for exploring the relevance of political, economic and cultural factors to poverty and for examining the Christian message about poverty.