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Articles tagged Beauty for Truth's Sake

The Purpose of Education

What is the purpose of education? To what end are children taught? These are questions that have been asked throughout the “classical conver­sation” of history, and they are questions that must continue to be asked. Classically, the answer about the purpose of...
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Got Myth?

The mythos represents man’s imaginative and, ultimately, spiritual effort to make this world intelligible; the logos sets forth his rational attempt to do the same.1 Humans have two basic tools with which to make this world intelligible: the mythos and the logos;...
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Christian, Know Thyself: Why It Is Important to Study Philosophy

γνῶθι σαυτόν: "gnothi sauton" or "know yourself" in ancient Greek. Public building in Ludwigshafen, Germany.   See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the basic principles of this world...
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A Classical Conversation at Parent Practicum: Discovering Mandala

Music begins to atrophy when it departs too far from the dance...poetry begins to atrophy when it gets too far from music. -Ezra Pound, ABC of Reading I recently attended a Parent Practicum where I had the opportunity to listen to a wonderful conversation. The...
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