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Father Luis Olivares : a biography : faith politics and the origins of the sanctuary movement in Los Angeles

Author: Mario T García
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is the amazing untold story of the Los Angeles sanctuary movement's champion, Father Luis Olivares (1934-1993), a Catholic priest and a charismatic, faith-driven leader for social justice. Based on previously unexplored archives and over ninety oral histories, this compelling biography traces the life of a complex and constantly evolving individual, from Olivares's humble beginnings in San Antonio, Texas, to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Luis Olivares
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mario T García
ISBN: 9781469643311 1469643316
OCLC Number: 1029481320
Description: 547 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue --
Introduction --
San Antonio --
Seminary --
Priesthood --
Company man --
Conversion --
Organizing the barrio --
Community priest --
Preparing sanctuary --
Declaring sanctuary --
Expanding sanctuary --
The good pastor --
¡Presente! --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Mario T. García.

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