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Wisdom and Eloquence

A Christian Paradigm for Classical Learning

by Robert Littlejohn

  • 142 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Crossway Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion,
  • Education And Religion,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Home Schooling,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - General,
  • Aims & Objectives,
  • Religion / Christian Education,
  • Christianity - Education - General,
  • Christian Education - General,
  • Church and education,
  • Education, Humanistic,
  • Philosophy,
  • Religious education

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8783106M
    ISBN 101581345526
    ISBN 109781581345520
    OCLC/WorldCa63277605

    I found this book to be a valuable resource for further exploration in the world of classical Christian education. Rich with references that reinforce the author's points, Wisdom and Eloquence provides parents, teachers, and other interested persons the big-picture look at what many feel is missing in today's American liberal education.   I found this book to be a valuable resource for further exploration in the world of classical Christian education. Rich with references that reinforce the author’s points, Wisdom and Eloquence provides parents, teachers, and other interested persons the big-picture look at what many feel is missing in today’s American liberal education.

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      I dread nullifying the cross, and therefore it is urgent that I know what this eloquence-cleverness-wisdom of words is, so I can avoid it. An Urgent Question. Or consider 1 Corinthians where Paul says, “And I, when I came to you, brothers, did not come proclaiming to you the testimony of God with lofty speech or wisdom.”. Marchili, Luis Alberto How to Legislate with Wisdom and Eloquence. The Art of Legislation Rec onstructed from the Rhetorical Tradition. 1st edition, spanish, Editorial Dunken, Buenos Aires, , pp. 16x23 cm.


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Wisdom and Eloquence, by Robert Littlejohn and Charles T. Evans, describes a classical Christian education, which is to say a liberal arts education by a pre-twentieth century definition.

The authors write of the importance of the trivium – grammar, dialectic, and rhetoric, with their emphasis on rhetoric, and the quadrivium – arithmetic /5. Wisdom and Eloquence is a book for our times, our churches, and our children.

Read, learn, and be inspiredR. Albert Mohler, ent, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Ky. Review "Wisdom and Eloquence is an indispensable contribution to the literature of classical Christian education."/5(13).

"Wisdom and Eloquence is an indispensable contribution to the literature of classical Christian education." E. Christian KopffAssociate Director, Honors Program; Director, Center for Western Civilization "Evans and Littlejohn have written a remarkable treatise on education-a readable, practical, and encouraging discourse that demystifies and clarifies the.

Last year Crossway published Wisdom and Eloquence by Robert Littlejohn and Chuck Evans, which presented what they term a “Christian Paradigm of the Seven Liberal Arts.” The book is excellent in many ways and has become a choice read for classical educators across the nation.

Wisdom and Eloquence respectfully challenges the paradigm advanced by. Incidentally, the book's structure displays this top down principle as well--everything flows from and fits under wisdom and eloquence. If the first "new" idea is the most radical, perhaps the second (the Trivium Updated) is the most controversial.

But an education for wisdom is only half the formula. W ithout the ability to communicate effectively and persuasively, wisdom’ s benefit is singular to its possessor. Our graduates also require eloquence, espe­ cially in a post-Christian, postmodern age when, for many, authority comes not from the Scriptures or from reason but from within.

In Wisdom and Eloquence, Littlejohn and Evans lay out a “Christian paradigm for learning,” based in large part upon the experiences of Littlejohn’s Trinity Academy in North Carolina.

The book, which has been nominated for several awards, is a clear, succinct, and compelling case for a Christian classical education.

Wit, Wisdom and Eloquence of Col. R.G. Ingersoll: Including Eloquent Extracts, Witty, Wise, Pungent, and Truthful Sayings, and Oratorical Dissertations Concerning Home Life, Social, Civil, and Political Life, Addressed to All Classes of Persons and Especially to American Citizens.

African mythology Ancient Egyptian. Neith, goddess sometimes associated with wisdom; Thoth, originally a moon deity, later became god of wisdom and scribe of the gods; Sia, the deification of wisdom; Isis, goddess of wisdom, magic and was said to be "more clever than a million gods".

Seshat, goddess of wisdom, knowledge, and of the gods. Wisdom and Eloquence, by Robert Littlejohn and Charles T. Evans, is on a classical Christian education, which is to say a liberal arts education by a pre-twentieth century definition.

The authors write of the importance of the trivium, and emphasize rhetoric. They cite and respond to Dorothy Sayers’s essay, “The Lost Tools of Learning.”/5(7). Sadness, anger, and hope. These are the emotions that I experienced as I read Wisdom and Eloquence: A Christian Paradigm for Classical Learning by Robert Littlejohn and Charles T.

Evans. The book casts a vision for education that leads students not only to grow spiritually, intellectually, and socially but to foster similar growth in society. Topping: St. Augustine teaches us to join wisdom and eloquence.

By Dr. Ryan N.S. Topping, Special to Grandin Media; Voices; J ; It was the year ADAugustine lay dying. “Please bishop, just one more visitor today,” the voice pleaded as the door gently pushed forward. “My son, don’t you see my condition?” the tired man. Wisdom and Eloquence is a book for our times, our churches, and our children.

Read, learn, and be inspired." — R. Albert Mohler Jr., President, The Southern Baptist Theological SeminaryPrice: $ Wit, Wisdom and Eloquence or COlonel R.G. Ingersoll by McClure, J.B. (Editor) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The art of legislation, that had got lost, is reborn in this book from the classic tradition, which conceives the laws like wise and eloquent civic speeches, and the rhetoric as its basic method, of a such way, that the return to the ancient will be a true progress.

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To succeed in the world today, students need an education thatequips them to recognize current trends, to be creative an Brand: Crossway. In Wisdom and Eloquence Robert Littlejohn and Charles Evans connect the classical tradition of education to a Christian outlook on the goals of education. Both Littlejohn and Evans are leaders and practitioners within the classical Christian movement.

Littlejohn’s background is in the field of biology and after serving as a vice president at Covenant College.

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The authors have taken the best of classical education and created a fresh framework for a 'Christian liberal arts and sciences approach to the classroom'. They offer up a new perspective on modern languages, classroom management, dialectic, the trivium and mathematics, advocating for a reasonable synthesis of classical learning models with the equally important Format: Ebook.or coercive norms, leaving a side the eloquence that persuades to behave wit h wisdom, forgetting that, in Cicero´s words, the laws are "the rational criterion of a prudent man".

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