Today is the 50th anniversary of the death of C.S. Lewis.

These two talks by John Piper—the first delivered in 2010 and the second in 2013—are very thoughtful and helpful:

You can also read the manuscripts and listen to the audio, here and here.

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3 thoughts on “C.S. Lewis (1898-1963): The Inconsolable Longing of a Romantic Rationalist”

  1. Michael Snow says:

    A great piece of advice from Lewis, needed in our day, concerned reading. Lewis said that we should never allow ourselves another new book until we have read an old one. And if we have not time for both than read the old.

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