Posts Tagged ‘La Civiltà Cattolica’

Evangelical Christians seek papal audience about alliance of hate

Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Evangelical Christians who support President Donald Trump have written asking to meet Pope Francis about an article published in the Jesuit journal La Civiltà Cattolica last month. The journal, which is reviewed by the Vatican Secretariat of State, accused some American Catholics of building an alliance of “hate” with evangelicals who backed the president. Johnnie Read more

Vatican newspaper – Trump’s team twists scripture to promote conflict, war

Monday, July 17th, 2017

A Vatican newspaper has accused Steve Bannon, chief strategist for US President Donald Trump, of  supporting “apocalyptic geopolitics”. It also claims Trump’s team promotes an “evangelical fundamentalism” that twists scripture to promote conflict and war. The article in the Argentine issue of La Civiltà Cattolica by editor-in-chief Fr Antonio Spadaro and Argentine Presbyterian pastor Marcelo Read more