Are Christianity and Marxism Compatible?

Martin, Malachi B.
December 1975
National Review;12/19/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 49, p1470
The article examines the so-called Christian Marxism, a form of ecumenism that originated in Latin America and is finding greater acceptance throughout the West. The ecumenism represents a revisionist mode of thought which examines and correlates common human experience with Christian texts. It calls for the abolition of capitalism and installation of democratic socialism. The ecumenism's Maoist element, its implication for Roman Communion, and the Vatican foreign policy are also discussed.


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