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The Spiritual Disciplines: Outward

The Spiritual Disciplines: Outward

Last week we looked at the inward disciplines, and today we're moving to the outward disciplines of simplicity, solitude, submission, and service.

An Ode to the Library

An Ode to the Library

Directly across the North side of the Quad lies the Leland Speed Library. Upon entering the library, one is not swept up in a rapturous sense of the sublimity of knowledge. The carpeted floors, groups of arm chairs, and the circulation desk announce functionality, yes, sublimity, no. A weightiness and a seriousness characterize the library. This is because the library is, first and foremost, a symbol and center of learning.