Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Raising souls for Heaven, not Harvard

Catholic schools must strive to form saints, says bishop.
.- In his column in the Catholic Key, Bishop Robert W. Finn from the Diocese of Kansas City–St. Joseph emphasized that “Catholic schools exist for a supernatural purpose:” to assist students in developing virtue on their path to ‘eternal salvation.’

Read the rest of this excellent little article here.

Read my own reasons for homeschooling from a previous post here.

1 comment:

  1. Thank you!

    I never thought I would homeschool. It's not something I was ever familiar with until I moved to Pennsylvania. I have two in Catholic High School and the 4 1/2 year old who will be home this year. I am looking at this as a trial year with hs. The more I learn, the more I love about it.

    I just have some serious doubts in m ability to do it well.

    I must remember the goal-Heaven not Harvard!

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