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In Peru, home to liberation theology's founder, Gustavo Gutierrez, John Paul named as archbishop of Lima a member of the ultra-conservative Opus Dei organization, Juan Luis Cipriani, in 1999.
The group was founded in 1964 by students inspired by the Cuban revolution and Catholic priests steeped in liberation theology.
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