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Introduction
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At heart, my study is about the recognition of the truth Hopkins captures so beautifully in the lines quoted above. I ask how liberation theologians can allow the poor to be iconic, to be encountered as Christ at play “in ten thousand places”, to address and challenge us as grace, as gi from the Father through the Son in the dynamism of the Spirit. Or, in other words, how can the poor be allowed to remain always other?