Abbreviations

CCA Christian Conference oi Asia

CDF Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith. The major institution of the Roman Catholic Church responsible for the church's faith and mora Is

CEB/BCC Basic Ecclesial Community or Basic Christian Community CELAM The Latin American (Roman Catholic) Bishops' Conference C1IR The Catholic Institute for International Relations

CISRS Christian Institute for the Study of Religion and Society CLAR The Latin American Conference of Religious CSR Centre for Social Research

EATWOT Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians

ECLA Economic Commission for Latin America

EFECW European Ecumcnical Forum of Christian Women

ESWTR European Society for Women in Theological Research

GATT The General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

GS Gaitdium et Spes, The major document of the Second Vatican Council dealing with relations between the Church and the World IMF The International Monetary Fund

ISB Institute for the Study of the Bible

MNC Multi-National Corporation* Also called Trans-National Corporation

NGO Non-Governmental Organisation. A term used to describe organ isations like charities or intermediate groups engaged in development work in the Third World OECD The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development ST Summa Theologiae of Thomas Aquinas

URM Urban-Rural Mission

WCC The World Council of Churches

WSCF World Student Christian Fellowship xvi u

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