MUSIVVM HOC OPUS

Musivum hoc opus quod vetus collegium ante oculos refert praeclaris maiorum exemplis in memoriam revocatis + + ad ea imitanda novos alumnos excitat + + This work of art, which brings the old college before the eyes -the wonderful examples/deeds of the predecessors/alumni having been called to mind- rouses the new students to imitate them.

Homeschooling Helps for Latin

Learn Latin? Really? If you had told me 10 years ago that I’d someday be doing just that alongside my children — and loving it! — I’d have questioned both your sanity and my own. And yet, here I am, six years into studying a supposedly dead language, and continually finding fabulous ways to bring…

LingQ Reader Updated to 4.0

The excellent foreign-language reading site, LingQ, has released version 4.0 of their interface. Latin is still in beta so some of the features, especially dictionary resources, are still being improved. But it is a helpful tool, especially for expansive reading and increasing your vocabulary. Many books of scripture (Clementine Vulgate) are already loaded into their…

What Is More Important

“The fact is that we are far removed from our own real self, and we have little desire to confront that self. Instead, we run from any encounter with our real self, choosing aimless trifles over the truth. Then we try to convince ourselves that we’d be more than glad to live the spiritual life…