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Chesterton Academy Hosts Counterpart from Across the Globe

Founded in the same year (2008) with no knowledge of one another’s existence, Chesterton Academy and the G.K. Chesterton School of Italy have similar educational philosophies, humble beginnings, and have experienced exponential growth since their founding. Chesterton Academy in Minneapolis opened its doors in the fall of 2008 with just 10 students; 130 students are expected to enroll when school begins this September.

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Join us for an Evening with Alyssa Bormes for the 2014 Cultura Vitae Lecture

Join us for an evening with Alyssa Bormes, author of the popular new book, The Catechism of Hockey. Alyssa will share her moving pro-life testimony and offer reflections on how Pope Paul VI’s 1968 “Humanae Vitae” encyclical offers hope and healing to our generation. All proceeds from the evening's free-will offering will go to support Prenatal Partners for Life.

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Join us for Wine, Cheese, and Advent Reflections with Chesterton Academy Headmaster, John Niemann

Advent is a time of preparation. As our Holy Father said, Advent is “a journey toward an encounter with the Lord.” For us as creatures, that encounter began in earnest with the Incarnation, the single most momentous event in human history. The Catechism of the Catholic Church teaches that all of history led up to Christ’s coming, and that God even created “in the hearts of the pagans a dim expectation of this coming.” This pagan longing can be seen in ancient literature, and reflecting upon it can be a fruitful exercise in our own Advent preparation.

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Hollywood Producer, Jason Jones, to Share His Pro-Life Journey at Annual Chesterton Academy Cultura Vitae Lecture

Chesterton Academy, a private, classical high school, announced today that award-winning film producer and pro-life activist, Jason Jones, will deliver its annual 2013 Cultura Vitae Lecture. Jones will share his pro-life journey, and will also present an exclusive early screening of his acclaimed new short film, Crescendo.

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