The Magpie

Finding shiny things in the Christian tradition since 2016



Stackhouse on education

Teachers need to change minds, not just inform them, so that whole ways of life will be altered for the better. Education is therefore art as much as science, requiring wisdom and love as much as it requires erudition and... Continue Reading →

Chalmers on Fighting Vices

The only way to dispossess [the heart] of an old affection is by the expulsive power of a new one. Thomas Chalmers, The Expulsive Power of a New Affection

The Magpie Chirps

This site collects the best insights I've come across in my reading of the great works of Christian spirituality from across the millenia and today

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