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Jan Amos Comenius: Teacher of the Nations

PS: This document was originally received in a handout format and we post it here with attribution to the original author because we believe it is important to comprehend the work of this great reformer and educator. 1,706 more words

Feast of John Amos Comenius (November 14)

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JOHN AMOS COMENIUS (MARCH 28, 1592-NOVEMBER 15, 1670)

Father of Modern Education

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In The Emperor’s Club (2002), one of my favorite movies, William Hundert tells his young students, 1,025 more words

Church Calendar 11--November

Solomon's Harem and Idolatry

Chapter 34

CHAPTER XXXIV

SOLOMON BEGUILED AND SEDUCED

SOLOMON RAINS FORTH WISDOM. Seeing this, I begged my guides to allow me to see what was going to happen. 597 more words

Idolatry

Prudence Advises Affability, Craftiness, and Delight

Chapter 33

CHAPTER XXXIII

SOLOMON REVEALS THE VANITIES OF DECEPTIONS OF THE WORLD

ECCL 1,2.15: THE MASK OF WORLDLY WISDOM IS UNCOVERED. Thereupon Solomon, who had been hitherto sitting quietly, observing everything, could contain himself no longer, and cried out with a loud voice: “Vanity of vanities, all is vanity! 576 more words

Solomon

The Fate of Solomon the Wise

Chapter 35

CHAPTER XXXV

SOLOMON’S COMPANY IS DISPERSED, CAPTURED, AND PUT TO GRUESOME DEATH

SOLOMON’S COMPANIONS INCENSED. Seeing him so deluded, the most eminent among his retinue, such as Moses, Elijah, Isaiah, and Jeremiah, were greatly incensed, protesting before heaven and earth that they would have no part in such abominations and admonishing the whole company to leave such vanities and follies. 520 more words

Moses