The Church does not wish to enter into the technical issues behind the current economic crisis, but remains within the ambit of her religious and ethical functions. Thus she highlights not just the moral causes of the crisis but, more specifically, the ideological causes. Old ideologies have been replaced by new ones, "neo-liberalist, neo-utilitarian, and technocratic which, by reducing the common good to economic, financial and technical questions, place the future of democratic institutions themselves at risk".
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Vatican Information Service - Church Issues el Mon, Oct 24th 2011
Fr. Richard Rohr - Activities el Mon, Sep 19th 2011
Sooner or later, it happens to each of us, Richard Rohr says“There always will be at least one situation in our lives that we cannot fix, control, explain, change or even understand,” the Franciscan priest said.