Epic Poetry and the Moral Imagination

Medieval Christian poetry transformed the concept of heroism so that, even in the godless modern world, heroes are expected to be self-sacrificing.Continue readingEpic Poetry and the Moral Imagination

Learning to See the Bible Whole

A recent book by John Bergsma, Bible Basics for Catholics: A New Picture of Salvation History, helps Catholics regain a sense of the unity of Scripture and points the way to grasping the real meaning of the Bible.Continue readingLearning to See the Bible Whole

Read Any Work with Greater Understanding

This four-step analysis, boiled down from Mortimer Adler’s How to Read a Book, can help you understand and assess intelligently almost any book.Continue readingRead Any Work with Greater Understanding