These are notes from my own study of the timeline of emerging liberation theologies alongside other decolonial projects. It’s a work in progress, helping me to delineate who said what and when, and how the ideas and practice deepened and widened in conversations.
The year 1986.
- Biographical Notes
- Background Information
- Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith – “Instruction on Christian Freedom and Liberation” (March 22, 1986)
- Pope John Paul II – “Letter to Brazilian Episcopal Conference” (Vatican City, April 9, 1986)
- Alfred T. Hennelly, S.J. – “The Red-Hot Issue: Liberation Theology” (May 24, 1986)
- Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians – “Final Document: Intercontinental Women’s Conference” (Oaxtepec, Mexico, December 6, 1986)