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Catholic school comeback in Philly!

Parents want to choose Catholic education for the religious and moral tethering it can provide their children in a world that often seems bereft of meaning

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On teaching nothing

When we try to teach literature or art or science or mathematics devoid of the Catholic faith, we are ultimately teaching nothing

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Big Brother in the classroom

Schools should empower parents to educate their children, not big government to impose its ideological understanding ‘civil rights’

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Taking play seriously

Play is both the beginning and the end of wisdom, as it delights in truth before it is fully known and then again, once it is known

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In the beginning are the words: Language and education

One of the most important things a true education must teach is the desire to possess words, which liberates us from the slavery of ignorance

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We fly unto thy patronage… or Dear Benefactors, Part 2

Catholic schools need our patronage to survive, but more importantly, they need our patronage to thrive

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Why not aim for happiness, if that’s our goal?

By pursuing happiness as its goal, a liberal arts education provides a mode of travel through the journey of life properly suited to the nature of humanity.

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A dangerous education

Teachers must not flinch from flinging themselves, together with their students, towards the truth, despite the flags of falsehood unfurled against them

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Christ at the center in San Francisco Catholic schools… really!

It is in front of the Blessed Sacrament that both a school’s faculty and students find the real end of their Catholic education

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Ah, youth!

Youth should be a time for education, a time of formation; far better to turn adolescents on to Great Books than on to politics