Marcos McPeek Villatoro: The Pope's Mixed Legacy Day to Day contributor Marcos McPeek Villatoro offers his thoughts about the mixed legacy of Pope John Paul II. Villatoro remembers how the late pope's opposition to so-called "liberation theology" discouraged Catholic Church leaders from participating in political resistance against repression in Central America.
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Marcos McPeek Villatoro: The Pope's Mixed Legacy

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Marcos McPeek Villatoro: The Pope's Mixed Legacy

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Day to Day contributor Marcos McPeek Villatoro offers his thoughts about the mixed legacy of Pope John Paul II. Villatoro remembers how the late pope's opposition to so-called "liberation theology" discouraged Catholic Church leaders from participating in political resistance against repression in Central America.