Observatory Collection

The Chinese Model: The capital-socialism of social control. The 13th Report of the Van Thuân Observatory is now available

The 13th  Report on the Social Doctrine of the Church in the World of the Cardinal Van Thuân Observatory has just been published [Cantagalli, Siena 2021, pgs. 222, euro 16]. This year it is dedicated to the “Chinese Model”, a model of capital-socialism of social control crafted in China but being exported all over the world. In many ways the […]

AGAINST GLOBALIST ECOLOGISM THE XII REPORT OF THE OBSERVATORY CARDINAL VAN THUÂN

AGAINST GLOBALIST ECOLOGISM   THE XII REPORT OF THE OBSERVATORY CARDINAL VAN THUÂN To purchase a copy write to:  info@vanthuanobservatory.org Report published only in Italian What the Report says There are so many lies being spread  about the ecology. Fresh off the Cantagalli presses, the XII Report of the Observatory Cardinal Van Thuân exposes the lies of the ideological ecologism […]

The XI Report of the Observatory Cardinal Van Thuân dedicated to “Peoples, Nations, Homelands”.

XI Report on the Social Doctrine of the Church in the World   PEOPLES, NATIONS, HOMELANDS: BETWEEN NATURE AND POLITICAL ARTEFICE         Edited by Giampaolo Crepaldi e Stefano Fontana   Introductory synthesis Stefano Fontana [1]   This XI Report on the Social Doctrine of the Church in the world tackles the emerging theme of the so-called “reawakening […]

The X Report of the Observatory Cardinal Van Thuân dedicated to political Islam

THE INTEGRATION ISLAM CANNOT ACCEPT . THE REPORT OF THE OBSERVATORY CARDINAL VAN THUÂN ON “ISLAM: A POLITICAL ISSUE”   The X Report of the Observatory Cardinal Van Thuân dedicated to political Islam (see here) “opens a new avenue” and delves into the reality of political Islam, while at the same time analyzing its “compatibility or incompatibility with the principles […]

The European Union: an institutional structure/system that insists on ignoring the history of the western world. The IX Report on the Social Doctrine of the Church in the World has been published.

By now, people at large should have become aware of the artificial and spurious character of the European Union, initially created to reincarnate the reality of Europe, but which seems like everything except Europe. Inflated may well be the use of the word ‘crisis’ evoked to depict the current malaise, but it comes across as the word best suited in […]

The chaos of migration, the migration of chaos. VIII Report on the Social Doctrine in the World.

Introductory Synopsis MIGRATION IMPOSED, TOLLERATED, PLANNED   Stefano Fontana[1]   Right before our very eyes are the tremendous migratory phenomena of these our times, but we nonetheless have the distinct feeling that we cannot explain them in full. We are very familiar with the data, even if few indeed are the patient analysts who make an effort to collate and […]

The New Wars of Religion.

Serie: Journals of the Observatory/13 Publisher: Cantagalli Pages: 96 Price: €9,59 “The problem is that for a democratic government, freedom of religion is nothing more than freedom of worship; in other words, the right to believe in whomsoever or whatsoever one wishes, as long as that is done at home or in appropriate places”. This is a quotation from an […]

Pacem in terris in the light of the hermeneutics of the reform in continuity

Publisher: Cantagalli Pages: 194 Price: €12,00 Now available in bookstores is the thirteenth volume of the Observatory Series published by Cantagalli of Siena: Ettore Malnati e Marco Roncalli, Pacem in terris. Ultimo dono di Giovanni XXIII (Preface by Most. Rev. Giampaolo Crepaldi), Cantagalli, Siena 2013. Offered to our readers as a foretaste is the Preface by Archbishop Crepaldi.   Preface […]

The Council restored to the Church. Now available the new Stefano Fontana’s book.

Publisher: La Fontana di Siloe Pages: 192 Price: €18,00 Now available in bookstores is Stefano Fontana’s book entitled “The Council Restored to the Church: Ten Questions about Vatican II” (Edizioni La Fontana di Siloe, Torino 2013, pp. 192, € 18,00 – www.lafontanadisiloe.it). Published for your reading is the Preface to the book by Archbishop Giampaolo Crepaldi, Bishop of Trieste and […]