Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

  • Shakespeare and Poetry Catechism


    “To do a thing every day, at the same time, and according to the same customs is a little victory against time — time, which naturally destroys the body and corrupts the memory.”

    — Joshua Gibbs, Something They Will Not Forget

    Catechesis is not just for spiritual education! Savor this taste of Shakespeare and Poetry in about 10 minutes, while contemplating Truth, Virtue, and Beauty. Included are passages from William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing, Julius Caesar, Macbeth, Henry V, and Hamlet, plus “A Psalm of Life” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Our Shakespeare and Poetry Catechism helps Classical students commit some of the The Bard’s most compelling speeches to memory. Regular repetition encourages memorization and contemplation of these classic works, and provides Biblical context for the modern scholar. An essential companion to any lover of classical verse!

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