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Aug
24
2015

Present in the Moment: How Technology Degrades Your Child’s School Experience>>>
by John Heaton

It’s 3:15. School’s out for the day, and practice doesn’t start for another hour. Students grab their stuff, but most importantly, their phones. The earbuds go in, the music turns on, and the texting begins. Am I concerned yet? Not really. I don’t mistrust our students; they’re good ...

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May
04
2011

Modern Texting
by John Heaton

The following is the headmaster's response to William Quillian's "The Christ Experience" published in the News & Advance, Sunday, May 1, 2011 The question of Jesus' resurrection ultimately turns on one's view of the text of Scripture. Mr. Quillian's view of the text offered in his recent ...

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Feb
09
2011

Headmaster’s Blog – Tasting Things as They Really Are
by John Heaton

"A man is wise when all things taste to him as they really are." Josef Pieper quotes this anonymous axiom from the middle ages in his little book on the Virtues.  A strong proponent of the natural law tradition, Pieper teaches us that conformity to reality - reconciling our lives to the way ...

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Feb
03
2011

Headmaster’s Blog: Thoughts on Josef Pieper
by John Heaton

The Precedence of Prudence

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Feb
03
2011

Headmaster’s Blog: Thoughts on Josef Pieper
by John Heaton

A Brief Reader on the Virtues of the Human Heart I picked up this little book - I don't remember where - it doesn't even make the list of publications by Josef Pieper (pronounced, Pee-per), on Wikipedia.  At 54 pages, it's more of a large pamphlet. But Joe Pieper can say more in a paragraph than ...

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