Council for the Economy Archives - Crux



  • Pulling plug on audit means gut-check time for Vatican reform

    Pulling plug on audit means gut-check time for Vatican reform

    When Pope Francis’ landmark project of financial reform was announced two years ago, one lynch-pin was the idea that the world would no longer just to have to take the Vatican’s word for it in terms of how much money it has and where it’s going. Instead there would be a

    READ MORE
  • Why there’s still a case for hope on Vatican financial reform

    Why there’s still a case for hope on Vatican financial reform

    This week brought fresh embarrassments for the Vatican on the financial front, raising questions anew about whether Pope Francis’ pledge to impose transparency and accountability can succeed in an institution historically more inclined to cronyism and operating under cover of darkness. It began with the arrest of two Vatican insiders

    READ MORE
  • Pope backs embattled financial reformer with new statutes

    Pope backs embattled financial reformer with new statutes

    ROME — Pope Francis decided the future of his financial reform on Tuesday, issuing a new legal framework for three key oversight bodies that largely confirm the authority of the man he put in charge of his clean-up operation, controversial Australian Cardinal George Pell. The decision came in the form

    READ MORE

Most Read

Latest Stories