Features

Summit Speaker: Gov. Jindal Summit Speaker: Gov. Jindal

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is one of the highlighted speakers at Legatus’... 

Fighting the good fight Fighting the good fight

Alan Sears and Alliance Defending Freedom are changing America’s legal landscape... 

A knight in computing armor A knight in computing armor

Philadelphia Legate Rocco Martino is a renaissance man who shows no signs of stopping... 

The ultimate call-back The ultimate call-back

Legate Tom Peterson’s Catholics Come Home ministry is rebuilding the flock . .... 

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Columns

Our founder looks to the future Our founder looks to the future

JOHN HUNT describes founder Tom Monaghan’s long-term vision for Legatus . .... 

Pope Francis and Vatican reform Pope Francis and Vatican reform

ROBERT ROYAL contends that Pope Francis’ reforms are moving along smoothly... 

Taking on the Culture of Death Taking on the Culture of Death

PATRICK NOVECOSKY writes that we need to be rooted in prayer and live out our faith... 

Legatus’ membership criteria Legatus’ membership criteria

Legatus founder TOM MONAGHAN writes about the importance of membership criteria .... 

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Ethics

Catholic social teaching and my friend Tommy Catholic social teaching and my friend Tommy

CHRISTIAN BRUGGER writes that Catholic social teaching doesn’t offer easy answers to the political, social and economic disparities in our world today. However, it does offer norms of justice that make a complex world more workable and equitable. The challenge, he writes, is finding the political will to make it happen so all may flourish . .... [Read more of this article]

The free market & the Catholic faith The free market & the Catholic faith

PAUL J. VOSS examines the Church’s relationship with the free market and business through four quotes from Church documents. He quotes from Pope Francis, Pope Benedict, Pope Leo XII and the Catechism of the Catholic Church. Voss writes that the Church should have an official Catechism of Business. Legates, he said, must to rise to the challenge... [Read more of this article]

The moral foundations of economic prosperity The moral foundations of economic prosperity

DR. ANDREW ABELA explores Catholic teaching on private property, solidarity, subsidiarity, and consumerism. In each case we’d find empirical evidence that living according to Church teaching leads to greater prosperity. A Chinese scholar tried to explain the reason for the West’s prosperity and found that the Christian faith was the key reason ... [Read more of this article]

What is Pope Francis saying to business leaders? What is Pope Francis saying to business leaders?

BILL BOWMAN writes that Pope Francis made some business leaders uncomfortable with Evangelii Gaudium last fall. The Pope wants us to focus on people, on their dignity, on their need for a “leg up,” on their rights to make decisions on their own. Bowman says the best way to do that is to incorporate the four pillars of Catholic social doctrine .... [Read more of this article]

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