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Pope Francis appointed on Saturday eight cardinals and seven expert laypersons to the new Council of the Economy – a quasi-Ministry of Finance for the Vatican that Pope Francis established last month. The Vatican said the new members will serve for a five-year period. The Holy Father created the new council on Fe...read more
Articles from section "Economy and Business"
A statement from the US bishops for Monday's celebration of Labor Dayparallels concerns about economic inequality voiced at the march where Martin Luther King gave his famous "I have a dream" …read more
With a document dated Thursday, Francis has established a commission to continue with the oversight and reform of Vatican finances. The commission is the latest step in a series of moves to …read more
Pope Francis is emphasizing the predominance of ethics in economic and social matters and warning that "we have created new idols" with regard to money. The Holy Father said this today when …read more
The Financial Intelligence Authority of the Holy See and Vatican City State (AIF), signed a Memorandum of Understanding today in Washington, D.C., with the Financial Crimes Enforcement …read more
With barely a month as the Church’s new leader, Pope Francis has made clear his concern for the poor and his desire for a simpler approach. Questions related to the social teaching of the …read more