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Grasping 'The Difficult Doctrine of the Love of God'

The the topic of God’s love has been on my mind this year. I wrote an article on the subject back in May and then read C.S. 385 more words


Writing Advice from One of the Greatest Writers of the Twentieth Century

On June 26th, 1956, C.S. Lewis penned a letter to a girl named Joan. In the letter, he provides the following advice on writing:

  1. Always try to use the language so as to make quite clear what you mean and make sure yr sentence couldn’t mean anything else.
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The Central Miracle

The central miracle asserted
by Christians is the Incarnation.
They say that God became Man.

–C. S. Lewis

C. S. Lewis

BOOK REVIEW: Reflections on the Psalms by C.S. Lewis

Having not read the Psalms in many years and not having any real intention to in the near future, I still found this worth reading. I’ve read more of Lewis’s nonfiction than I have his actual fiction, never finishing his Narnia books. 142 more words

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I have found a desire within myself that no experience in this world can satisfy; the most probable explanation is that I was made for another world. 

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C.S. Lewis

If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that we were made for another world. —  C.S. Lewis


Social Media, Lewis and the Art of Disagreement

A professor of mine, Dr. Michael Ward (University of Oxford), recently wrote a timely article entitled, “C.S. Lewis and the Art of Arguing.” In light of how hostile and acrimonious debate can become on social media, I thought a couple of quotes from the essay might provide food-for-thought next time someone challenges your political or religious views: 120 more words

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