mammonism


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mammonism

the greedy pursuit of riches.
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the pursuit of material wealth and possessions, especially a dedication to riches that is tantamount to devotion. — Mammonist, Mammonite, n.
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How can faith in the Spirit as life-giver and liberator navigate through the cliffs of mammonism and help us in our weakness to not serve "two masters" (Matt.
RULING IN HORIE TRIAL CONDEMNS MAMMONISM (The Daily Yomiuri as translated from the Yomiuri Shimbun)
The Marxish vocabulary of exploitation and alienation and the Christian socialist favorite mammonism are easy to employ, but it is difficult to see how the supposed exploitation of industrialization has made people worse off than they were in the squalor of preindustrial (preliberal) society.