Biblical Capitalism

Rabbi Aryeh Spero reminds us that envy–such as that represented by the campaign against 1-percenters–is a sin.  Furthermore, he argues that America’s unprecedented and broad-based prosperity is is a direct result of centuries lived by the free-market ethos embodied in the Judeo-Christian outlook.

“What the Bible Teaches About Capitalism,” by Aryeh Spero.  The Wall Street Journal, January 30, 2012.

Posted on February 2, 2012, in Ethics, Helping the Poor, Worldview. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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