Volume 4 Issue 1 Spring 2018

3 2 S p i r i t ua l i t y S t u d i e s 4 - 1 S p r i n g 2 0 1 8 Education as Spirituality of John Bosco: Loving Kindness Received March 16, 2018 Revised April 21, 2018 Accepted April 23, 2018 The article provides an analysis of the tradition of spiritual view of education as established by John Bosco (1815–1888) with a special focus on the loving kindness as the one of three essential principles of Salesian’s education. It discusses the centrality of this unique form of love based on the analysis of three key writings of Don Bosco: Memoirs of the Oratory, The Preventive System in the Education of the Young , and The Letter from Rome . Key words John Bosco, education, loving kindness, supervising love Marek Wiesenganger