From the Sept/Oct, 2013 issue of Touchstone
Hagia Sophia by Donald T. Williams


Hagia Sophia

Donald T. Williams on the Holy Wisdom at the Roots of Philosophy

Philosophy: phileo plus sophia, the love of wisdom. Wisdom: not intelligence (which is just processing speed) or knowledge (which is just information) or even understanding (which is seeing how one's bits of knowledge relate to one another), but something more. Wisdom is the knack of using one's intelligence, knowledge, and understanding in useful and beneficial ways. For Christians, it means using one's intelligence, knowledge, and understanding in ways that glorify God, advance his kingdom, and bring blessing to his peopl . . .

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