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Aspects of Love: An Interview with Dr. Gene Edward Vieth

Vol. 110, Prg. 11–15
February 13–17, 2012

Valentine’s Day can seem like an over-commercialized holiday that does little more than sell greeting cards and candy. This year, make it something more! Dr. Gene Edward Veith, well-known author, literature professor, and provost at Patrick Henry College, joins Mike Smith with five stories of love that will fire up your imagination and inspire your students.

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Protecting His Beloved: Love in Ancient Greece
Love as an Image of Christ
Love and Marriage, Love and Marriage
A Truth Universally Acknowledged
Intimate Companionship: C.S. Lewis and Joy Davidman Gresham

Family Vocation: God’s Calling in Marriage, Parenting, and Childhood

What does it mean to be called as a husband, a wife, a parent, a child? How does the grace of the gospel impact how we carry out our particular calling? How does God’s presence influence the struggles that families face? Dr. Veith explores these and other questions in his most recent book. Learn more or order today.

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Dr. Gene Edward Veith

Prolific author, cultural commentator, and longtime educator Dr. Gene Edward Veith is the Provost of Patrick Henry College. Formerly the cultural editor of WORLD magazine, Dr. Veith is well known in Christian, conservative, and homeschooling circles through his articles, books, and speaking engagements. He has served more than 20 years in Christian academia as a professor of English and, for six years, as dean of the School of Arts & Sciences at Concordia University-Wisconsin. In addition to his frequent columns for WORLD, Dr. Veith has published over 17 books in both scholarly and popular genres, several of which have been translated into foreign languages. Dr. Veith and his wife, Jackquelyn, have three grown children, Paul, Joanna, and Mary.

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