U.S. Latino Catholics from Colonial Origins to the Present
Author: Timothy Matovina,Gerald E. Poyo
Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
View: 2017Through dozens of original documents ¡Presente! offers readers the story of Latino/Hispanic Catholicism from 1534 to the present. From the first mission encounters in the sixteenth century, to Cesar Chavez and the UFW, to the beginnings of mujerista theology in the 1980s, this collection offers a unique and indispensable look at the community that has become the largest ethnic component in the American Catholic Church today.