Maciej Zięba

Father Maciej Zięba in 1973-1981 was associated with the democratic opposition. In 1981 he joined the Order. In the years 1998-2006 he was Provincial of the Polish Province of the Dominican Order. Author of many books including the latest Papal Economics. The Catholic Church on Democratic Capitalism, from Rerum Novarum to Caritas in Veritate

Pope John Paul II's analisis of economic life in Centesimus Annus revolves around three themes. First, he offers a criticism of "unbridled capitalism" based on its historical symptoms. Next, he criticizes negative contemporary manifestations of the market economy...-writes fr. Maciej Zięba OP