resurrection

The Abolition of Man

  • Sep 30, 2015
  • David Naugle
  • 0 Comments

In the first line of his noted book The Abolition of Man, C. S. Lewis wrote: “I doubt whether we are sufficiently attentive to the importance of elementary text-books.” Likewise, I doubt whether we are sufficiently attentive to the importance of the so-called “new science of the moral sense” that …

Read More

Resurrection Involves Reversal

  • Apr 06, 2015
  • Zach Kincaid
  • 0 Comments

Resurrection is a subject that is central to the Christian narrative. Lewis addresses the idea of resurrection in his stories (Aslan and Eustace come to mind, for example), in his theological works, and in his letters. Here, I want to point out several occasions where Lewis discusses resurrection with hopes …

Read More

Iron Nerves

  • Mar 04, 2015
  • Zach Kincaid
  • 0 Comments

In a letter on Feb 23, 1947, Lewis makes some observations about Jesus that are worth mentioning, especially during this season of Lent. Here’s what he says:

Read More

Happy 114!

  • Nov 29, 2012
  • Zach Kincaid
  • 9 Comments

C.S. Lewis turns 114 today. He had some things to say about growing old. On one occasion in his letters, he cites Dante and his description of the lost souls as looking entirely to their past, what they did and didn’t do, while the redeemed weren’t concerned about what went …

Read More