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A Note on Peirce's Way of Wisdom Sent to the Peirce List



A Note on Peirce's Way of Wisdom 
Sent to the Peirce List

On page 250 of 
Kenneth Laine Ketner's 
A Thief of Peirce 
begins a remarkable short essay 
on the importance of 
religion for Peirce. 
Ketner says, 
"Perhaps we we should refer 
to his whole output 
as being a way of wisdom." 
I have, instinctively, 
from my background 
in theology and 
radical criticism of Christianity, 
assumed this 
from the beginning 
of my recent exposure to CSP. 
Anyone interested 
in how I have parsed this 
can find bits and pieces 
on my blog. 
This is the best gateway: 
Search results for Triadic Philosophy 
http://buff.ly/Yq5sYQ 
or in two short Kindle Books at
Stephen's Remarkable Kindle Store 

Ketner's book features Walker Percy 
who was a good friend of 
my 40 year colleague and friend 
Will Campbell 
who would probably pass muster 
as a person after CSP's own heart.

Best, S



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Stephen C. Rose (1936-) was born in New York City and raised there. He currently lives there. He was educated at Trinity, Exeter, Williams and Union Theological Seminary. He served in the Student Interracial Ministry in Nashville. He founded and edited the prize-winning Renewal Magazine in Chicago and studied with C. A. Doxiadis in Athens. His first books "The Grass Roots Church" and "Who's Killing The Church" established him as a prominent critic of American Protestantism and American religion. He was and remains a civil rights activist. He has interviewed and done in depth pieces on Saul Alinsky and Martin Luther King, Jr. He won awards for editorial courage and for two documentary films. He has written and published many songs and musical works including "We Are All Americans". During the late 90s and early 2000s he worked for UN agencies, most recently editing CHOICES Magazine at UNDP. Since 2000 he has written several books for distribution via K…