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Suffering Advent

December 5, 2017 Dale Ahlquist 6

The secular world calls it the Holiday Season. The Catholic Church calls it Advent. The two are starkly different, but the one thing they have […]

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The Chesterton Option

May 23, 2017 Dale Ahlquist 1

Editor’s note: The following post is an excerpt from the commencement address given by Dale Ahlquist at Thomas More College of the Liberal Arts, on Saturday, May 20, 2017. In his book The Everlasting Man, […]

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How do we teach beauty?

May 11, 2017 Dale Ahlquist 1

When the subject of Chesterton Academy comes up, as it often seems to do when I am talking to people, I am asked about what is distinctive about a “classical” education. I answer that the three main […]