Newman Studies Journal

Volume 6, Issue 1, Spring 2009

Greg Peters
Pages 36-46

Benedict Of Nursia, John Henry Newman, and the Torrey Honors Institute Of Biola University
An Approach to Christian Learning

This essay first considers the Benedictine monastic schools and their educational philosophy in relation to the writings of John Henry Newman on education and then provides a comparison with the curriculum at the Torrey Honors Institute of Biola University with particular emphasis on their respective views of Scripture and its use in academic and formational contexts.