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Pope Calls For New Ethical Economic Model

Reuters | Posted 02.13.2013 | Religion

By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY, Dec 14 (Reuters) - Pope Benedict on Friday called for a new economic model and ethical regula...

Redistribution Of Wealth Is A Divine Commandment

William O'Brien | Posted 05.08.2012 | Religion
William O'Brien

A growing number of scholars, preachers and laypeople are exploring what has been a largely marginalized part of the biblical tradition. Some have labeled this tradition "Sabbath economics."

In God's Economy, Everyone Has Enough

The Rev. Jacqueline J. Lewis, Ph.D. | Posted 01.18.2012 | Religion
The Rev. Jacqueline J. Lewis, Ph.D.

I want us to get preoccupied with economic justice. I don't think we can rest until everyone has enough.

God's Economy

The Rev. Jacqueline J. Lewis, Ph.D. | Posted 12.18.2011 | Religion
The Rev. Jacqueline J. Lewis, Ph.D.

In God's economy, a faithful coalition of people can have a greater impact toward a more just society when they pool resources, enact strategies, build bridges and challenge the status quo.

Consuming To Create Jobs: A Moral Dilemma For People Of Faith

Frank G. Kirkpatrick | Posted 12.13.2011 | Religion
Frank G. Kirkpatrick

Many economists are urging Americans to go into the market and buy more things for the sake of jobs. But for people of faith, this imperative to buy creates a difficult moral dilemma.

Matthew 22:15-22: The Heavy Cost Of Paying 'The Emperor'

Matthew L. Skinner | Posted 12.12.2011 | Religion
Matthew L. Skinner

It couldn't hurt for Jesus to show up and weigh in on America's current economic and political challenges. It might be helpful if he issued a declaration about who should pay taxes, and how much.

Market's Hand, God's Embrace

Sheldon C. Good | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Sheldon C. Good

As profits and people are increasingly disconnected, does our hope lie in the market or with God? Or have the two become one, turning the market into the Market?