Quote of the day – The Purpose of Education

From the Reverend Doctor R.C. Sproul Jr.:

Instead, a college education is for the same thing a kindergarten education is for, to repair the ruins. The great Puritan poet John Milton wisely said: “The end then of learning is to repair the ruins of our first parents by regaining to know God aright, and out of that knowledge to love him, to imitate him, to be like him.

You should really read the rest of his article found here.

One Comment

  1. There is, however, something about ruins that should keep us from fleeing the property…really neat, valuable, memorable things can be found in the ruble if one is willing and able to sort it out.

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