Day: October 23, 2017

500 Years Since 95 Theses, Martin Luther’s Legacy Divides Some Of His Descendants Listen· 3:40

NPR Five centuries ago, Martin Luther started the Protestant Reformation. The anniversary prompted a recent meeting of his descendants to discuss the legacy Luther left when he nailed his theses on a church door. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: Many Protestants around the world are celebrating the start of the Reformation five […]

‘Civilize the market’ for common good, care of creation, pope says

Cindy Wooden CRUX Pope Francis said on Friday that in societies where profit is allowed to be the only concern, “democracy tends to become a plutocracy, where inequality and the exploitation of the planet grows.” The pontiff said political action “must be placed truly at the service of the human […]