got me a college girl

in celebration of formal education in the life of the Christian girl

Monday, February 06, 2006

educating women a Christian innovation (mollie)

Augustine noted that "Christian women were better educated than the pagan male philosophers." Martin Luther wanted education to be available to all because"because people needed both to understand the Word of Scripture and the nature of the world in which the Word would take root." John Calvin advocated the education of all, including secondary education.

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