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Wander into the Wardrobe: Reasons to Return to Narnia in December

Along with the pleasure of lighting the Advent wreath, of busy preparations and programs and starry night silence, I love to return to the land of the lamp post in December, to do battle against the White Witch who made made Narnia always winter but never Christmas. 1,628 more words


Top Ten Narnia Scenes for Understanding Aslan | No. 7

“Safe? . . . Who said anything about safe? ‘Course he isn’t safe. But he’s good. He’s the King, I tell you.” (146)

Contrary to Proverbs 18:10, which calls the name of God a safety and a strong tower, Aslan is dangerous—needlessly so—throughout…

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'Are We in Narnia Yet?' (2011)

It looks like my fears for the new Narnia movies were justified. Oh, well, they’re trying to move on from the train wreck now, we wish them luck…


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No Better Place For Them...

Last Christmas we gave the boys a copy of C.S. Lewis’ The Chronicles of Narnia…with the goal of finishing the whole thing, all 7 books, by the end of 2017. 344 more words

Finding Freedom

Top Ten Narnia Scenes for Understanding Aslan | No. 8

(8) The Silver Chair: Jill learns the four signs

After hearing the God-Lion of Narnia tell her he has “swallowed up girls and boys, women and men, kings and emperors, cities and realms,” Jill Pole gets a job that sounds like an adventure. 1,113 more words


The Horse and His Boy - C.S. Lewis

After selling quite a few copies of the Narnia books at the Christmas book drive in the bookstore where I used to work, I decided to pick up this book, one of the two Narnia books I hadn’t read. 479 more words

Book Beginnings and Friday 56: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

I enjoyed doing last week’s post, so I’m back with the Book Beginnings (hosted over at Rose City Reader) and Friday 56 (hosted at… 257 more words