Category: Phyllis Wallbank

SPREADING THE FAITH

SPREADING THE FAITH by Phyllis Wallbank MBE Today being Corpus Christi I feel that an explanation is needed together with this edited version of a lecture given to an International Conference on Lonergan, the Jesuit philosopher. It was given in Rome at the Gregorian University. The sad state of...

The Gradual Development of True Values

The Gradual Development of True Values by Phyllis Wallbank MBE William Blake To see a world in a grain of sand And Heaven in a wild flower Hold infinity in the palm of your hand And eternity in an hour. Up to the age of six, the young child...

THE PHILOSOPHY OF INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION

THE PHILOSOPHY OF INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION   Phyllis Wallbank, M.B.E.   Republished with the kind permission of Fr. Ivo Cuello, SDB editor of Divyadaan: Journal of Philosophy and Education1 & author of Hermeneutics and Method: The ‘Universal Viewpoint’ in Bernard Lonergan   We need to look at the plan for...

Savants

SAVANTS by Phyllis Wallbank MBE I watched very recently a fine documentary on what used to be known as ‘Idiots Savants’. These are very exceptional children who never develop much beyond the age of about five, but who have one exceedingly extraordinary gift usually in drawing or music or...

Phyllis Wallbank, MBE

For a biography, contact information, and further writing, including a blog from her Montessori World Tour, see  Phyllis Wallbank's World Forum for Education and Social Development. Below are essays published as a Dialogue Partner of The Lonergan Institute for the "Good Under Construction," in Washington, DC. Savants Philosophy of International Education...