Education as a Kind of Ecumenism

“Dawson advanced the thesis that the one thing which had kept Europe culturally united from the time of the Protestent Reformation–allowing Europeans to share in a common culture in spite of serious religious division–was the humanist education shared by Catholic and Protestant.”

Glenn W. Olsen in his Introduction to Christopher Dawson’sĀ The Crisis of Western EducationĀ 

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