Capitalism

Type X or I Motivation

By Elgin Hushbeck, Jr. One of the common criticisms of those on the left, particular the religious left, is that capitalism is an evil system because it treats individuals as commodities of momentary worth, rather than as people made in the image of God.  This is really just a self-serving definition that tells us more…

Capitalism | Discipleship | Economics | Idolatry

“Does Capitalism best express Christian economic values? —NO!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This post is part of our series on controversial questions. A NO post will normally follow a YES post. Join in by posting your comments.]  by Chris Eyre Chris has been with Energion Publishing since 1997 and fills a variety of rolls, mostly behind the scenes. Expect to hear more from him in…

Capitalism | Economics | Socialism

Does Capitalism Best Express Christian Economic Values? —YES!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This post is part of our series on controversial questions. A NO post will normally follow a YES post. Join in by posting your comments.] by Elgin Hushbeck The quick and easy answer is a resounding yes. However, many have a distorted view of capitalism and thus will be puzzled by such a…