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Education, Gospel & Freedom

** WARNING: EXPLICIT LANGUAGE – The audio has been edited for clarity, but not for length. Dr. Rosenbladt’s sometimes colorful language has also been unedited, keeping it authentic. (There are only a couple small instances of it in this recording.) **

MP3 – Dr. Rosenbladt: “Education, Gospel & Freedom”

MP3 (NO INTRO) – Dr. Rosenbladt: “Education, Gospel & Freedom”

PDF (Dr. Rosenbladt’s lecture notes)

In this short lecture, Dr. Rosenbladt tackles modern education and how it has transitioned from what educational institutions were originally established to do in early American history to the institutions that they are today, and how that relates to basic Christian doctrine and individual liberty.

This lecture was presented on Monday, October 2015 as the first of Concordia University Irvine’s CUI Bono lecture series for the academic year.

Below you will find links to the article and books mentioned by Dr. Rosenbladt in his lecture.



New York Times opinion article: David Brooks, “The Big University” (Oct 6, 2015)

C.S. Lewis: “The Abolition of Man”

C.S. Lewis: “The Case for Christianity”

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