|Digging into the archeology of Books|
Monday: Columbus discovered what the Ancient Phoenicians already knew quite well: The Huge Continents between Europe and Asia.
Tuesday: Brief discussion of Hesiod and Bruce Thornton
Read from Spielvogel, Chapter 1, regarding Egypt; write 10 facts or questions about Egypt.
Wednesday: Test over Egypt
Discussion of readings.
|Helpful Overview of the Writings from Antiquity|
A Poet Who Preceded Homer
Thursday: Journal Entry: What I realized after reading...Hesiod or Thornton.
Looking closer at Hesiod.
Prepare for a test over Mesopotamia and Egypt
Friday: A Test over Mesopotamia and Egypt
Gleaning from Peter Leithart.
With ideas and literature, the confrontation between the Bible and paganism will be more intense, but with great care and wisdom, we can plunder even pagan literature and make it work for us. As Proverbs says, the wealth of the wicked is stored up for the righteous (Proverbs 13:22).
From Heroes in the City of Man, pages 19-20.