James H. Toner

About James H. Toner

Deacon James H. Toner, Ph.D., is Professor Emeritus of Leadership and Ethics at the U.S. Air War College, a former U.S. Army officer, and author of Morals under the Gun: The Cardinal Virtues, Military Ethics, and American Society. He has also taught at Notre Dame, Norwich, Auburn, the U.S. Air Force Academy, and Holy Apostles College & Seminary. Deacon Toner serves in the Diocese of Charlotte.

The Mark of the Educated Man

By |2019-03-26T14:36:02-05:00September 9th, 2017|Categories: Anthony Esolen, Christian Humanism, Christianity, Education, Fr. James Schall, Philosophy|

Genuine education is rooted in the kind of timeless perspective which modern society arrogantly abjures. Such education provides depth and breadth… We are born and live in a certain location and in a certain time. By what appears to be the caprice of geography and chronology, we are thus, in a sense, “locked into” a [...]