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Pope Francis Capitalism

Paul Ryan Interprets Pope Francis' Take On The Free Market

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 10.01.2014 | Religion

Paul Ryan's support of the free market system does not conflict with his Catholic faith, the congressman told HuffPost Live on Tuesday. During a co...

Top Cardinal Slams Free Market System: 'This Economy Kills'

Religion News Service | David Gibson | Posted 06.04.2014 | Religion

WASHINGTON (RNS) Taking direct aim at libertarian policies promoted by many American conservatives, the Honduran cardinal who is one of Pope Francis...

Pope Francis Calls For 'Legitimate Redistribution' Of Wealth To The Poor

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 05.09.2014 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis called Friday for governments to redistribute wealth to the poor in a new spirit of generosity to help curb the "econ...

Jesuit Suggests Pope's Message Refutes GOP Budget Proposal

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 04.10.2014 | Religion

Pope Francis' first apostolic exhortation, Evangelii Gaudium, provoked heated discussion around the world for its direct criticism of political and ec...

Pope's Approval Rating Soars

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion

The Holy See is about to get an early Christmas present this year. A new CNN poll released Tuesday found that 88% of American Catholics view Pope F...

Pope Francis Responds To Marxist Accusations

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion

In a new interview with the Italian newspaper La Stampa, Pope Francis responded to allegations that he is a Marxist, after he recently criticized 'unf...

Pope Francis' Stunning Critique Of Capitalism

Reuters | Naomi O'Leary | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion

(Reuters) - Pope Francis called for renewal of the Roman Catholic Church and attacked unfettered capitalism as "a new tyranny", urging global leaders ...

WATCH: CNBC Host Wonders If Pope Is Against Economic Freedom

Posted 08.12.2013 | Religion

Larry Kudlow, advocate of free-market capitalism and CNBC host, isn't sure that Pope Francis really understands economic freedom. In a segment on h...

Pope Francis: Throwing Food Away Is Like Stealing From The Poor

Posted 06.05.2013 | Religion

Pope Francis took the occasion of World Environment Day to slam the influence of money and profit in the "human ecology" making the connection between...