Church Finances

St. Peter's Basilica /. Bohumil Petrik/CNA

New Policy Says Vatican Investments Cannot Contradict Catholic Teaching

Jul 19, 2022

A Vatican policy published Tuesday says that the Holy See’s financial investments cannot contradict Catholic teaching.

The Apostolic Palace, where the headquarters of the Secretariat of State are. Credit: Andrea Gagliarducci / ACI Group

Vatican Documents Detail Suspicious Investments at Secretariat of State

Oct 20, 2019

A confidential report from the Vatican’s anti-corruption authority shows that the Secretariat of State has used about $725 million, most of which came from the pope’s charity fund, in off-books operations.