Rochester L'Abri

Lecture Schedule


Next Friday Lecture Series:

First Term:

June 8                        James RolandReformation 2.0? Trump, Evangelicalism and the Church at the Beginning of the 21st Century”

June 15                     Amanda Dixon“Christendom Divided: Origins and Outcomes of the Great Schism”

June 22                     Jock McGregor“The Significance of The Fall”

June 29                     Jake Meador“For Christ and the Commonwealth”


Second term:

August 10                John Dunne“Wine in the Bible: Symbolic Varietals of a Common Theme"

August 17                Jon Tilburt“Moral Formation – The Health Sciences as a Case Study”

August 24                Jason Philbrick - "Honor and Shame in a Biblical Worldview and as a Paradigm for Cross-Cultural Ministry"

August 31                Ruth DeFoster“Media Coverage of Mass Shootings”

September 7            Mark Chavalas“New Evidence for Jewish Exiles found in Ancient Clay Tablets”

September 14          Bob Osburn“The Economic Development of China & the Question of Freedom”


We will send out a detailed notice of each Friday lecture the week before the lecture is scheduled. If you would like to receive these notifications, please let us have your e-mail address and we will add you to our local listing. Contact

Unless otherwise indicated, all lectures take place at the L'Abri house and begin at 7:30pm and are followed by a question and answer time and then refreshments are served. The L'Abri house is up the steep drive at 1465 12th Ave NE, Rochester. Please drive carefully in our neighborhood. Phone (507) 536-0108