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The spirit of C.S. Lewis

a year of readings from his life and work

by C. S. Lewis

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Published by Fount in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lewis, C. S. 1898-1963 -- Quotations.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Lesley Walmsley.
    GenreQuotations.
    ContributionsWalmsley, Lesley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6023.E926 A6 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 131 p. :
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL140336M
    ISBN 100006280781
    LC Control Number99531060

    A couple of times a year, usually on a Sunday after church, I re-read C.S. Lewis’ marvelous post-mortal novella/fable “The Great Divorce.” It relates a journey of diminutive spirits (referred.   C.S. Lewis and Materialism In a section of the book titled “Through Darkest Zeitgeistheim” (literally, “through the darkest abode of the Spirit of the Age”), Lewis’s pilgrim is arrested by the flunkies of a giant who symbolizes the materialistic reductionism that was the Spirit of the Age. The pilgrim, named John, is subsequently.

      Clive Staples Lewis (), former Oxford Professor, Christian apologist, lay theologian of now legendary status. His apologetic work Mere Christianity remains a top 5 apologetic for the Christian faith, while his children’s books The Chronicles of Narnia continue to teach the Christian faith in a powerful way. Last year marked the 50th year of his death, and in honor of C.S. Lewis’s. C S Lewis. C. S. Lewis (Novem Novem ) was a British novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian, broadcaster, lecturer, and Christian apologist. He held academic positions at both Oxford University (Magdalen College, ) and Cambridge University (Magdalene College, ).

    This is one of the questions taken up by James Como in C. S. Lewis: A Very Short Introduction, a recent title in the Oxford University Press series of compact introductions to wide-ranging topics Author: Joseph Loconte.   Today, Lewis’s book has its own biography—written by George Marsden—as one volume in a series on influential Christian books! But despite the book’s influence today (more than 70 years after the talks were delivered and 65 years since it first showed up in print), early reviewers felt little fondness for Lewis’s work or his vision of.


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The spirit of C.S. Lewis by C. S. Lewis Download PDF EPUB FB2

Clive Staples Lewis (29 November – 22 November ), commonly called C. Lewis and known to his friends and family as "Jack", was a novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian, and Christian apologist/5(89).

Narnian spirit: C. Lewis’ religious themes in the books, the films — and any films to come With a new Blu-ray edition of The Voyage of the Dawn Treader available March 3, here’s a look back at the series so far and a look ahead.

SDG Original source: Crux. The Chronicles of Narnia film series has been somewhat at sea since The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (). Jonathan Edwards & C.S. Lewis on the Holy Spirit. Published on Febru Novem and even shows up in C.S.

Lewis on a few occasions, I first read of it in Joe Rigney’s book The Things of Earth, page Joe Rigney, The Things of Earth.

Real Presence: The Holy Spirit in the Works of C. Lewis [Payne, Leanne] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Real Presence: The Holy Spirit in the Works of C. Lewis/5(18). Spirits in Bondage () was C.

Lewis's first published work (originally published under the pseudonym Clive Hamilton, which is Lewis' first name followed by his mother's maiden name).

Lewis was twenty years old and had just returned from military service in the First World tutor, William T. Kirkpatrick, encouraged him in publishing the book, although it was unusual at Lewis's age. quotes from C.S. Lewis: 'Friendship is born at the moment when one man says to another "What.

You too. I thought that no one but myself', 'You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.', and 'To love at all is to be vulnerable.

Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must. As C.S. Lewis observed, “Pride is spiritual cancer: it eats up the very possibility of love, or contentment, or even common sense” 5 The depth of pride can vary from one person to the next and can be obvious or concealed.

In the Old and New Testaments it is a truism that God will not suffer the creature to exalt itself against the Creator. C. Lewis published The Abolition of Man in in the midst of World War II.

We can perhaps imagine the ominous and suggestive nature of this timing. But, as readers soon discovered, the book was not at all about the War, or Hitler’s eugenics, or the looming nuclear threat.

Lewis’s real subject is the soul and its education. Holy Spirit The union between the Father and Son is such a live concrete thing that this union itself is also a Person. I know that among human beings, when they get together in a family, or a club, or a trade union, people talk about the “spirit” of that family, or club, or trade union.

The Pilgrim's Regress is a book of allegorical fiction by C. novel was Lewis's first published work of prose fiction, and his third piece of work to be published. It charts the progress of a fictional character named John through a philosophical landscape in search of the Island of his : C.

Lewis. Clive Staples Lewis (29 November – 22 November ) was a British writer and lay theologian. He held academic positions in English literature at both Oxford University (Magdalen College, –) and Cambridge University (Magdalene College, –). He is best known for his works of fiction, especially The Screwtape Letters, The Chronicles of Narnia, and The Space Trilogy Children: 2 step-sons; including Douglas Gresham.

Lewis at the same time was becoming known in literary circles, initially by publishing articles and book reviews. His first scholarly book, The Allegory of Love: A Study in Medieval Tradition (), was highly praised and established his reputation as a leading figure in British literary studies.

Later books on literature include A Preface to Paradise Lost (), The Personal Heresy: A. Beliefs of C.S. Lewis You Did Not Know About C.S. Lewis looked at Christianity in a profound and unique way. but because it was a spirit-driven desire.

In the book, he writes: "[Aslan. I have been studying for my series on the Holy Spirit, and I came across this gem from C.S.

Lewis. “It is quite right that you should feel that ‘something terrific’ has happened to you (it has) and be ‘all glowy.’ Accept these sensations with thankfulness as birthday cards from God, but remember that they.

C S Lewis Biography - Clive Staples Lewis (29 November 22 November ), commonly referred to as C.S. Lewis was an Irish author and scholar, born into a Protestant family in Belfast, though mostly resident in England.

- C S Lewis Biography and List of Works - C S Lewis Books. ― C.S. Lewis tags: christianity, inspirational. Read more quotes from C.S. Lewis.

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Victo   C.S. Lewis () was a British novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, theologian, broadcaster, and lecturer. He is best known for his fictional works, including The Screwtape Letters, The Space Trilogy, and The Chronicles of Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, the second book in the seven-book Narnia series, often tops must-read lists of classic 4/4(1).

C. Lewis may seem like an odd subject for study when it comes to the theology and practice of worship. He was neither a clergyman nor a professional theologian. And though he wrote wisely and winsomely on a wide range of subjects related to the Christian life, he devoted relatively little attention to ecclesiology, liturgy, music, and corporate worship.

The official website for C. Lewis. Browse a complete collection of his books, sign up for a monthly enewsletter, find additional resources, and more.

C.S. Lewis’ The Great Divorce is a classic Christian allegorical tale about a bus ride from hell to heaven. An extraordinary meditation upon good and evil, grace and judgment, Lewis’s revolutionary idea in the The Great Divorce is that the gates of Hell are locked from the inside.

C.S. Lewis’s ‘Spirits in Bondage’ Ben Witherington Patheos Explore the world's faith through different perspectives on religion and spirituality!Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Spirit of C.

S. Lewis by C. S. Lewis (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!“C. S. Lewis’s theology is a mix of faithfulness to the creeds, brilliant analogies, rare good sense, and, unfortunately, a few areas of doctrinal weakness.

Joe Rigney’s book Lewis on the Christian Life accurately reports Lewis’s theology as it relates to practical Christian living.

He does an excellent job of bringing out the good.