Archbishop Zuppi rallies against “Free hand-outs”

Tuesday, January 29th, 2019
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Religious leaders attend Conference of Christian Entrepreneurs. Archbishop Matteo Zuppi criticized the proposal for citizenship income. In his usual politeness, the archbishop made it clear that the social doctrine of the Catholic Church contemplates the dignity of man through fulfilment as a person and not through subsidies. “What today serves the man,” explains the prelate, […]

New Archbishop Zuppi to take the reigns of world’s richest diocese end of Nov’

Friday, November 27th, 2015
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Matteo Zuppi, 60, is the new archbishop of Bologna. He succeeds Cardinal Carlo Caffara, who thanked the Pope by saying, “Now I can retire in absolute silence.” Zuppi was nominated by Pope Francis and is said to aspire to, “A Church for all, especially for the poor.” He will take up his new responsibilities towards the […]