Exhortation to the Study of the Arts

The costs of modern medicine are very great--especially when it comes to education.


Discerning Spirits…

We are constantly influenced by good and evil spirits. Do you know the difference?


The Battle for Chastity

ON CHASTITY by William Michael Sexual immorality and scandalous relationships surround us on all sides–not only among pagans in the world, but among Christian men, woman, priests and religious communities. ...


Should Girls Study the Classical Liberal Arts?

by Katy Hannon (Age 16) Louisiana, USA God gave man something different ...

Our Vision

Alexander Ockenfels (Age 17) North Carolina/Iowa, USA In today’s world, it is ...

What Your Neighbors Need

If you live in a normal American neighborhood, you probably don’t know ...

What is “the Gospel”?

The Gospel is “the good news” that God has fulfilled ancient promises ...

Questions for Americans

by Joel Trumbo ***Note:  The following piece was written by a CLAA ...

Why the LotH Challenges Us

I’ll be the first to admit it: making the Liturgy of the ...

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Getting Started with Physical Fitness

by Mr. Michael The catechism teaches us that “Man is a creature composed of body and soul, made to the image and likeness of God.”  In other words, our bodies are not burdens that get in the way of our real lives, but are essential parts of who and what we are as human beings.  The […]

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American Life…Is it running you down?

By Zelie-Louise Turpin(Age 15) North Carolina, USA In America today, life is much different than what I believe it should be. McDonalds should not be on the menu; neither should watching TV be our constant activity.                 People get up in the morning, exhausted, make a quick cup of coffee, leave for work and on […]

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Do Ghosts Exist?

By Benjamin Groot(Age 12) North Carolina, USA We have many ghost stories; flying around a haunted house here, a glowing crypt there, but the question is, do ghosts even exist? Well I think they do and now I will prove it in the next few paragraphs. In 1 Kings chapter 28 the ghost of Samuel […]

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What it Means to Believe

by Sebastian Adamowicz, Age 12 In Acts chapter 16, St. Paul said that you have to “Believe in the Lord Jesus, and thou shalt be saved.”  Knowing that Catholics and Protestants both agree on this, but that they don’t agree on the meaning of the answer, I would like to explain the answer, “What does […]

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Getting Everything Done

How the Rule of St. Benedict Can (and Should) Order Our Children’s Lives by William Michael, Director Classical Liberal Arts Academy   My wife and I teach the classical liberal arts to students every day.  We obviously teach different levels and different subjects. Most home schools break down into a similar division, and therefore I […]

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Basics of Evangelization

Our Lord sent His disciples into the world: (a)  to Persuade unbelievers to become disciples, (b)  to Baptize those disciples and initiate them into the sacramental life of the Church, and (c)  to Train those disciples to obey Christ in all things. Step one, then, requires that we go out into the world and lead […]

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For CCD Teachers

My name is William Michael and I own a 60-acre farm in North Carolina, that is host to Catholic boys’ camps and Catholic family conferences. I also manage an international Catholic educational publishing business, the Classical Liberal Arts Academy, which provides elite distance learning studies to over 2,000 Catholic students. In 2010, I helped to […]

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Protected: CLAA Core Standards: Why This Program Matters

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Canons Regular of the New Jerusalem

Blessings! I have fought incessantly since founding the Classical Liberal Arts Academy in 2008 to resist the polemic and divisive traditional Catholic crowd that criticizes the Church and suggests that “novedad es no verdad”  (i.e., what is new is not true).  This crowd accomplishes very little and in many noble endeavors can’t help but defeating […]

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The Life of Joseph (DVD)

Now available in the CLAA Bookstore is the final DVD for the Book of Genesis, Bible on DVD Series: The Life of Joseph. This DVD covers chapters 37 – 50 of Genesis and narrates the story of Jacob’s sons, especially of Joseph and his rise to power in Egypt. With this last disc, you now […]

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