“The Catholic church is the biggest financial power, wealth accumulator and property owner in existence. She is a greater possessor of material riches than any other single institution, corporation, bank, giant trust, government or state of the whole globe. The pope, as the visible ruler of this immense amassment of wealth, is consequently the richest individual of the twentieth century. No one can realistically assess how much he is worth in terms of billions of dollars.” (ref)
Pope Benedict XVI has condemned “unregulated capitalism” for contributing to world tension, in a new year address to worshippers.
For the love of money is the root of all evil
Does no Catholic see anything wrong with this?
Religion. Nothing is blinder than a religious person.