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Music appreciation – who appreciates? A lesson from history. (And lots of questions!)

One of the side-effects of working so hard on National Curriculum assessment guidelines recently has been the re-emphasis in my thinking on musical learning. I spent a happy day recently getting cross in public at the… 1,877 more words

Music Education

Biblical Epistemology

Through the simple scheme of man, he is so close to understanding God, he is blinded by his own intellect and willingness to share and give back to God, what God has given him. 310 more words

A Hard Doctrine: Calvinism, Grace, and Justice in Charles Portis’ True Grit

You Must Pay for Everything in This World One Way or Another

In Charles Portis’ True Grit, as Stanley Fish notes, Mattie’s Scriptural quotations “don’t emerge from the story as a moral kernel emerges from a parable; they hang over the narrative (Mattie just sprays them), never quite touching its events and certainly not generated by them.” 2,347 more words