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  • The Abolition of Man | C. S. Lewis

    The Abolition of Man

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 36 mins)
    • By C. S. Lewis
    • Narrated By Douglas Gresham
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    Both astonishing and prophetic, The Abolition of Man remains one of C. S. Lewis's most controversial works. Lewis sets out to persuade his audience of the ongoing importance and relevance of universal objective values, such as courage and honor, and the foundational necessity of natural law. He also makes a cogent case that a retreat from these pillars of our educational system, even if in the name of "scientism", would be catastrophic. National Review lists it as number seven on their "100 Best Nonfiction Books of the 20th Century".

    Nick says: "Classic"
  • A Grief Observed | C. S. Lewis

    A Grief Observed

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 53 mins)
    • By C. S. Lewis
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    Written after his wife's tragic death as a way of surviving the "mad midnight moment," A Grief Observed is C.S. Lewis's honest reflection on the fundamental issues of life, death, and faith in the midst of loss. This work contains his concise, genuine reflections on that period: "Nothing will shake a man - or at any rate a man like me - out of his merely verbal thinking and his merely notional beliefs. He has to be knocked silly before he comes to his senses. Only torture will bring out the truth. Only under torture does he discover it himself."

    Linda Harrell says: "GRIEF EXPERIENCE"
  • The Abolition of Man | C. S. Lewis

    The Abolition of Man

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    • By C. S. Lewis
    • Narrated By Douglas Gresham
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    C S Lewis's philosophical defence of Natural Law (absolute morality) - without which human beings are reduced to less than fully human, and are, thus ‘abolished'. CS Lewis argues that objective value actually exists and that to believe otherwise is to create nonsense. Human beings appreciate values such as beauty and goodness because such things are part of reality - but if absolute morality is denied there will not be any progress for mankind as the things that matter most will be explained away.

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