Presidential candidate and US Senator Bernie Sanders recently attended a conference at the Vatican. The conference commemorating the 25th anniversary of ‘Centesimus Annus’, a high-level teaching document by Pope John Paul II on the economy and social justice at the end of the Cold War, at the Vatican City. Sanders however is an atheist and a socialist so why was he at the Vatican commemorating a document that espoused the values of— Free Markets? Father Robert Sirico tries to make sense of it all….
Read Centesimus Annus: http://w2.vatican.va/content/john-paul-ii/en/encyclicals/documents/hf_jp-ii_enc_01051991_centesimus-annus.html