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A Course of Lectures on Education and the Teaching of Religion

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Published in the journal, Anthroposophical Movement, Vol. 12, #1, 1935 (England)
Given by DR. Karl Schubert (Stuttgart) at the Rudolf Steiner House, January 2nd-5th, 1935
Rudolf Steiner as Leader to a New Life of Art.

FROM Rudolf Steiner's Autobiography we learn that in his early youth he was surrounded by the beauty of Nature in Austria, and throughout his school life he strove for beauty. As a boy he already experienced a higher reality and knew that what he saw as Spiritual Activity must be found again in the world where he lived. In mathematics and geometry he first found a way; in the clearness of both these subjects is Living a Spiritual reality.
His great work came in connection with Schiller and Goethe; in Schiller he found a man striving to find the reality of a world of beauty; in Goethe the living spirit of Germany waiting for someone to continue the work he had begun; in Nietzsche a man striving for clearness of will, but without success.

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