Catholic Economy

Brazilian stock market on course for worst global performance in 2021

Investor moods have mostly turned in the last three months, after the expected recovery in the domestic economy failed to materialize (Photo: REUTERS / Andrew Kelly) A sharp deterioration in the fundamentals of the Brazilian economy paved the way for the Brazilian stock market to end the year in the …

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Church is not as engaged in economic pastoral work 35 years later, panelists say – Catholic Philly

By Mark Pattison • Catholic News Service • Posted on November 29, 2021 WASHINGTON (CNS) – The American bishops’ pastoral letter “Economic Justice for All” turned 35 in November, but some panelists said at a November 22 forum to mark the anniversary of pastoral, its publication seems much older. “These …

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Israel to ban entry of foreigners from all countries on omicron

How Zayed Award for Human Fraternity Amplifies Open-Minded Voices of All Religions and Cultures DUBAI: Pope Francis, head of the Roman Catholic Church, delivered a message of hope and tolerance during a recent meeting in the Vatican with the selection committee for the Zayed Prize for Human Fraternity 2022. “We …

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Italy and France sign “historic” treaty

Published on: 11/26/2021 – 11:34Amended: 11/26/2021 – 11:33 Rome (AFP) – France and Italy on Friday drew a line on recent tensions and signed a new treaty to formalize their relations, against the backdrop of a changing European Union. French President Emmanuel Macron and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi put …

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Broad support for physician-assisted dying ahead of controversial bill passed

Resolve director Jim Reed said the results showed voters “are at the very least giving Perrottet a fair chance to prove himself before passing judgment.” “He does not yet have the familiarity or reputation of Berejiklian, but he has maintained his lead in votes for the past two months and …

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Former South Korean military dictator Chun Doo-hwan dies at 90

SEOUL (Reuters) – Former South Korean President Chun Doo-hwan, whose iron-fisted rule over the country following a 1979 military coup sparked massive protests for democracy, died on Tuesday at the age of 90, his former press secretary said. Chun suffered from multiple myeloma, a cancer of the blood in remission, …

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Human rights begin in the womb

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Editor’s Note: The following column first appeared in Catholic New York – America’s largest Catholic newspaper. Everyone seems to bemoan the division in our society today – in politics, culture, schools, even within our beloved Church. One thing that seems to unite …

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EESC Connecting EU seminar on health, social Europe and democracy is a great success in Lisbon

The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) hopes that its seminar, which focused on some of the most pressing issues facing Europeans today, will encourage citizens to share their ideas and concerns about space by line of the Conference on the Future of Europe, which will make it a genuine …

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Economic crisis “could fuel extremism in Afghanistan”

Afghanistan’s deep economic crisis threatens to increase the “risk of extremism” in the region, a senior UN official has warned. The war-ravaged country stands on the brink of humanitarian catastrophe as foreign assets and monetary aid remain frozen after the Taliban returned to power in August. UN envoy to Afghanistan …

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Opioid epidemic challenges even the most resilient communities

Small towns faced it all and overcame all kinds of struggles, until the opioid epidemic set in. I grew up in a wonderful town called St Marys, Pennsylvania. St Marys was founded in 1842 as a German Catholic colony by hardy people who left Germany to escape religious persecution. They …

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