Includes bibliographical references (p. 136-140).
Foreword / Dwain C. Epps -- Introduction: From impunity to reconciliation / Charles Harper -- Peru. The legalization of impunity : an obstacle to national reconciliation / José Burneo. Some ethical and pastoral reflections : towards a citizens' movement against impunity / Rafael Goto Silva -- Uruguay. The consequences of impunity for Uruguayan society : a biblical-theological approach. The covenant : its structure and conditions / Gillermo Kerber. Reconciliation, justice and forgiveness / Luis Pérez Aguirre. Under the reign of fear : fear as an instrument of social control / Araceli E. de Rocchietti. Tolerance in a process of reconciliation / Carlos Delmonte. Forgetting and remembering / Ademar Olivera -- Argentina. The church : a witness to the truth on the way to freedom / Raul Soza -- Chile. Breaking the human link : the medico-psychiatric view of impunity / Paz Rojas Baeza. A Christian reflection : what we see, think and feel / Ecumenical Coordinating Assembly. The law and biblical prophecy / Dagoberto Ramírez F. The absence of justice / Héctor Salazar Ardiles -- Bolivia. Historical and ethical thoughts about the foundations of human rights / Permanent Assembly for Human Rights -- El Salvador. Theological reflections on the report of the Truth Commission / Jon Sobrino.
Human rights--Latin America
Human rights--Religious aspects--Christianity--Latin America
Christianity and justice--Latin America