Economics

March 10, 2014

Pope Francis Chooses Global Leadership for Vatican Economic Office

The move follows the Holy Father’s guidelines, as set out in his Feb. 24 ‘motu proprio’ Fidelis Dispensator et Prudens (For the Management of the Economic Aspects of the Holy See).

February 20, 2014

Pope: 'Tyrannical Dominion' is Threatening Lives of Elderly

January 30, 2014

Soap-Opera Economics

COMMENTARY: Why the idea of concrete love is useful to understanding Church teaching about the economy.

January 21, 2014

Pope's Message to World Economic Forum - Full Text

"I ask you to ensure that humanity is served by wealth and not ruled by it."

December 9, 2013

The Economic Message of Pope Francis’ ‘Evangelii Gaudium’

COMMENTARY

January 9, 2013

Catholic Leaders Assess Fiscal Cliff Outcome — and Prepare for Next Standoff

With a deal on taxes now in place, the issue of potential spending cuts moves front and center for Catholic institutions.

August 30, 2012

Ryan Acknowledges Dignity of Human Life, God and Morality in Speech Explaining Romney-Ryan Policies

Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., formally accepted Republican Party's nomination for vice president Aug. 29.

August 29, 2012

Paul Ryan on America's Biggest Problem

April 16, 2012

Christianity = Communism ?

February 23, 2012

Pope Gets Political, Catholics and Economics, Transfiguring the Crystal Cathedral, and much more!

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January 12, 2012

The Church and Economics

Cardinal Turkson of Ghana said carrying out the Church's mission is at the center of the Church's approach to economics. Jan. 15 issue feature.

December 3, 2011

New Mass Translation Outside Mass; Bad Confession Advice; Customer Responsibility; and More!

December 1, 2011

Secret, Closed-Door Vatican Smackdown?

October 26, 2011

Vatican Document on Economics Draws Mixed Reviews

October 18, 2011

Occupy Wall Street Gains Momentum

The movement’s lack of a coherent message is an appeal to some as it sheds light on the economic situation in the world.

August 17, 2011

Making Beautiful Liturgy, Madonna and Child, The Selfless Heart, and much more!

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August 16, 2011

The Vision of E.F. Schumacher

Church social doctrine played a major role in the development of Small Is Beautiful. The Register takes a look at the work and the author 100 years after his birth.

July 27, 2011

What Are Attachments, Big Families Can Solve Our Economic Crisis, Redistributing Wealth, and more!

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July 6, 2011

U.S. *Desperately* Needs Another Credit Card!