‘Economics has an important part to play in creating fertile soil in society for the gospel to take root.’ This Fr Brad Elliott OP is David Clayton’s guest. We discuss economics and Catholic culture.
All the evidence shows us that that more new people there are in the world, the better the world is and the better it is for the rest of us. Fear and the hatred of mankind as the cause of it in the post-Christian West drive an irrational pessimism that creates greater evils and suffering than those they are seeking to remedy.
Industrialization, mass production and capitalism do not create a culture of beauty, they simply propogate and amplify the underlying culture, for good or ill. For example, Wedgewood china is the product of the English industrial revolution!