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New Vatican document on economic, financial system

May 17, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: The new document was written by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith and the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development. Entitled “Oeconomicae et pecuniariae quaestiones: Considerations for an Ethical Discernment Regarding Some Aspects of the Present Economic-Financial System,” the text is dated January 6 and was made public on May 17. The 34-paragraph document offers “fundamental considerations” and “some clarifications in today’s context.” The leaders of the two dicasteries presented the document at a press conference (text, video).

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  • Posted by: feedback - May. 17, 2018 3:56 PM ET USA

    One clarification at a time, please.