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In an interview with Vatican journalists Andrea Tornielli and Giacomo Galeazzi, Pope Francis said that concern for the poor is in the Gospel, and not an invention of communism. Excerpts from the interview were released by the Italian newspaper, La Stampa, and is part of a new book titled “Papa Francesco - Questa ...read more
Articles from section "Economy and Business"
Pope Francis has named a serving monsignor in Portsmouth, England, to assist the coordinator of the new Vatican Council for the Economy. Msgr. Brian Ferme will become prelate secretary of the …read more
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 …read more
Cardinal George Pell, Archbishop of Sydney, Australia, has said he is “deeply honoured” to be appointed prefect of the newly created Secretariat for the Economy. The Vatican announced …read more
In the face of poor economic forecasts and budget shortfalls, the Holy See is to take various measures to reduce expenditure. These include a hiring freeze, non-renewal of temporary …read more
The Vatican announced today that Francis has established a new structure to coordinate the economic and administrative matters of the Holy See. Cardinal George Pell of Sydney as prefect of …read more