RELIGIOUS STUDIES

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"Of all of the subjects, religious studies is the queen-the most central of all. Though we call it a "subject" it is essentially the foundation of all subjects and education. It proves difficult to define and systematize, because the Holy Spirit above all, is the instructor of the student's soul. Thus, the most important education does not occur in the classroom. Instead, the primary locus and manner in which one can delve into religious studies, is within the context of an active life in the Church, an everyday spiritual practice, the reading of Scriptures and a consistent practice of the Gospel message..."