NEWS: Pope Francis lifts 29-year suspension on liberation theology icon

from Religion News Service VATICAN CITY (RNS) Continuing a bid to revive a movement that was sidelined by his predecessors, Pope Francis has reinstated a Central American priest who was suspended by the Vatican in the 1980s for his involvement in the political activities of Nicaragua’s leftist Sandinista movement. The Rev. Miguel D’Escoto Brockmann, 81, was suspended from … Continue reading NEWS: Pope Francis lifts 29-year suspension on liberation theology icon