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.

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

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