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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 […]

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The perfect prayer for Lent

March 10, 2017 Dale Ahlquist 0

The best sort of Apostolic Exhortations are the shortest. Such as this one from St. Paul: “We urge you, brothers, admonish the idle, cheer the fainthearted, support the weak, be patient with all. See that […]


The Incarnation and the Resurrection

March 27, 2016 Dale Ahlquist 0

In his incomparable book on St. Thomas Aquinas, G.K. Chesterton shows that the Angelic Doctor not only argued for the reality of the Incarnation, but also wanted to show the implications of the Incarnation. The […]