From the January/February, 2018 issue of Touchstone
christianity A Melodious Life by Lauris C. Kaldjian


A Melodious Life

How Polyphony & the Cantus Firmus Can Illuminate Integrity by Lauris C. Kaldjian

Over the course of my life, three areas of interest have occupied the largest portions of my study and practice: music, medicine, and ethics. As I entered upon each of these pursuits, I did not think about the transcendental properties of being they exemplify, but in retrospect I realize that, together, this trio of interests represents ways of pursuing the beautiful, the good, and the true. The theme of a conference at Notre Dame University ("You Are Beauty") encouraged me to reflect more deliberately . . .

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