Christopher Assenza

Hope Made Certain

  • May 02, 2012
  • Christopher Assenza
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In the chapter on Hope, Lewis makes fun of those who reject the Christian idea of Heaven because they don’t want to spend eternity playing harps. “The answer to such people,” he says, “is that if they cannot understand books written for grown-ups, they should not talk about them” (p. …

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“Taking Up” Scripture: Reflections on the Psalms

  • Sep 07, 2008
  • Christopher Assenza
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Many Christians can undoubtedly remember their discomfort upon first encountering invective language in the Psalms, their incredulity at the occasional self-righteousness of the Psalmists, or a general sense of confused wonderment at the Old Testament and how it is interpreted by the Church.

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