By Allan Aubrey Boesak
In 1985, the Kairos record emerged out of the anti-apartheid fight as a devastating critique of apartheid and a problem to the church in that society. This publication is a choice to figure new moments of problem, discernment and kairos, and reply with prophetic resistance to worldwide injustice.
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Liberation theology is always done from the perspective of those who have traditionally been rendered powerless and voiceless in society and in the church; those who suffer as a result of domination and oppression, whose opinion does not matter, nor is it asked for, because from them no wisdom is expected. Liberation theology is unthinkable without its rootedness in the struggles and intuitive theological responses of the people. 2. In doing so, liberation theology took seriously the issues of power and powerlessness, raised questions not only regarding individual attitudes or behavior, but pertinent to societal and ecclesial structures and systems of domination and subjugation.
Attempts to unmask contemporary forms of idolatry are common. They all affirm hope, historical and social hope for those often without hope . . 55 It is in these characteristics that the unique contribution of kairos theology, as an expression of liberation theology, is celebrated. It is true that the attempts to silence the voice of the prophetic theological tradition in South Africa and pressures from the ruling elites on the church to conform since 1994 have had a decidedly negative impact on the call to prophetic faithfulness.
14 We owed him a response. We also heard Helmut Gollwitzer: Whether Rome won or Wittenberg or Geneva; whether it was to be justification through good works or by faith; whether the Decrees of Dordt At the Heart of It All 43 or the Statements of the Remonstrants were to become the official church doctrine; whether Cromwell or Charles I would be the victor—for the red, yellow, and black people of the world this was all irrelevant. This had no bearing whatsoever on their situation . . 15 We had heard Koot Vorster: Our only guide is the Bible.
Kairos, Crisis, and Global Apartheid: The Challenge to Prophetic Resistance by Allan Aubrey Boesak