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A supposedly anti-capitalist pope channels his inner entrepreneur - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

ROME - At the level of crass public imagery, Pope Francis is generally seen as a critic of capitalism and hostile to both big business and a free-market economy. Saturday, however, was one of those days that explodes stereotypes, as Francis made it ...and more »

Pope visits factory workers, highlights the dignity of work - Inquirer.net

GENOA, Italy — Pope Francis highlighted the struggles that workers face in a globalized economy with a visit Saturday to a troubled steel factory in Genoa, where he stressed how jobs give people a sense of human dignity and denounced those who exploit ...and more »

Pope Francis Shocks Workers With Pro-Capitalism Pitch - Breitbart News

Speaking to workers and business people in Italy's port city of Genoa Saturday, Pope Francis surprised his hearers by praising entrepreneurship and touting the importance of healthy businesses for the economy. “There can't be a good economy without ...and more »

Pope underlines dignity of work in visit to troubled steel factory - Catholic Herald Online

Pope Francis has highlighted the struggles that workers face in a globalised economy with a visit to a troubled steel factory in Genoa, where he stressed how jobs give people a sense of human dignity and denounced those who exploit workers. The visit ...and more »

Pope in Genoa challenges the 'worldliness' of Catholic life - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

ROME- Popes always wear multiple hats - they're pastors, statesmen, voices of conscience, and ecclesiastical governors, among many other roles. It's not every day, however, you hear one deliver a graduate lesson in business management. Yet on Saturday ...and more »

In Genoa, Pope challenges workers, religious and youth - Catholic News Agency

Vatican City, May 27, 2017 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Saturday Pope Francis paid a visit to the Italian diocese of Genoa, where he had lengthy Q&A sessions with youth, the city's working class, and their bishops, priests and religious, challenging ...and more »

Pope hits out at financial speculators - The Express Tribune

GENOA: Pope Francis earned a rapturous reception on a visit to a struggling steel factory in northern Italy on Saturday as he denounced financial speculators and demanded dignity for working people. “Without work for all there will not be dignity for ...and more »

Pope Francis compares financial speculators to mercenaries - RT

The ever popular Pope Francis was applauded at a steel factory in Italy as he lashed out at financial speculators and called for working people's dignity to be restored. “The progressive transformation of the entrepreneur into a speculator is an ...and more »

Pope Francis visits factory workers, highlights the dignity of work - Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2017, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted. Genoa, Italy • Pope Francis highlighted the struggles ...and more »

Pope denounces speculators in visit to industrial workers - Inquirer.net

ROME — Pope Francis highlighted the struggle workers face in a globalizing economy with a visit Saturday to a troubled steel factory in Genoa, where he stressed the importance of work in giving people a sense of human dignity and denounced those who ...and more »