Protestantism Undergirds Capitalism

Aimé Perret The lettuce patch 1893

Lewis Spitz (The Renaissance & Reformation Movements, Vol. II, p. 557):

“…by instilling into the laboring classes a view of life that raises work from drudgery to a source of self-respect, Protestantism and especially Calvinism helped to build up a group of productive and reliable people, a solid base for a capitalistic society.”

Source: http://pastormathis.com/index.php/2015/10/21/october-31-economics/

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