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Cardinal Marx, Karl Marx, Catholic Social Teaching and the critique of capitalism • spotlight.africa
Mphuthumi Ntabeni has been following the heated-debate that raged around comments that were made by Cardinal Reinhard Marx, the Archbishop of Munich-Freising, about Karl Marx. He said that Catholic Social Teaching is not too far from the thought of Marx. Ntabeni thinks that the debate is ill-informed. The Archbishop of Munich-Freising, Cardinal Reinhard Marx, sparked controversy when he recently declared that without Karl Marx, whose bicentenary is celebrated this year, there would be no Catholic Social Teaching (CST). He is …