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The Screwtape Lectures: The Enemy's Tantrum

A series of history lectures from the vantage point of  Screwtape, who aims to remediate a group of half-wit tempters in the service of their Father below.  851 more words

On Obedience and The Screwtape Letters

So while re-reading The Screwtape Letters in preparation for a fast-approaching book club, I came across this brilliant insight about a Christian during times of dryness, times of despair:

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Why The Devil Loves Democracy

It may surprise many that C.S. Lewis, the beloved author of The Chronicles of Narnia, has some some interesting takes on topics like unselfishness and democracy. 111 more words

The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis

Genre: Fantasy, Religious Fiction
Page #: 224
Publisher: HarperCollins
Published in: 2001

Official Synopsis

The story takes the form of a series of letters from a senior demon, Screwtape, to his nephew, a junior “tempter” named Wormwood, so as to advise him on methods of securing the damnation of a British man, known only as “the Patient”. 213 more words


Letters to a Young Demon

Let us pretend for a moment: Imagine that someone wishes you ill, that they have your worst interest in mind. Your destruction is their celebration, their telos. 1,360 more words

Platform Tents (6.6.17)

Location: ‘The Mission Center’ (Kunkletown, PA)
Book: ‘The Screwtape Letters’ by C.S. Lewis


Down the TBR Hole #5

Goodness! I cannot believe I have kept up with this for 5 weeks! Ok, maybe 6 because I may have missed a week, but still! Anyways, let’s see what I have this week! 423 more words