C.S. Lewis: Revelation, Conversion, and Apologetics

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This is a series of books which have a common theme: the understanding of Christ, and therefore the revelation of God, in the work of C. S. Lewis. These books are a systematic study of Lewis's theology, Christology and doctrine of revelation; as such they draw on his life and work. They are written for academics and students, but also, crucially, for those people, ordinary Christians, without a theology degree who enjoy and gain sustenance from reading Lewis's work. ...

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Overview

This is a series of books which have a common theme: the understanding of Christ, and therefore the revelation of God, in the work of C. S. Lewis. These books are a systematic study of Lewis's theology, Christology and doctrine of revelation; as such they draw on his life and work. They are written for academics and students, but also, crucially, for those people, ordinary Christians, without a theology degree who enjoy and gain sustenance from reading Lewis's work. www.cslewisandthechrist.net

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781610977180
  • Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
  • Publication date: 7/18/2012
  • Series: C.S. Lewis: Revelation and the Christ
  • Pages: 292
  • Sales rank: 1,058,801
  • Product dimensions: 9.80 (w) x 6.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

P. H Brazier is an independent theologian and scholar living in London, UK. He is the author of Barth and Dostoevsky (2008), and editor of the late Colin E. Gunton's The Barth Lectures (2007) and Revelation and Reason (2009).

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Table of Contents

List of Illustrations xi

Foreword xiii

Acknowledgements xix

Introduction: C. S. Lewis-Revelation, Conversion, and Apologetics 1

Part 1 The Personal God of Salvation-Conversion and Acceptance

1 Conversion: God is God 19

2 Acceptance: God is God, in Christ 39

3 Helen Joy Davidman: Intellect and Imagination 51

4 C. S. Lewis and Karl Barth I: Religious Experience-Revelation and Modernity 65

5 C. S. Lewis and Karl Barth II: A Doctrinal Realization-God is God, in Christ 83

Part 2 C. S. Lewis-Theologian and "Mere" Christian

6 C. S. Lewis the Classical Philosopher Theologian I: Witness and Method-"Mere" Christianity 103

7 C. S. Lewis the Classical Philosopher Theologian II: praeparatio evangelica-A Catholic-Evangelical 119

8 C. S. Lewis the Classical Philosopher Theologian III: Orthodoxy and Heresy-The Pittenger-Lewis Debate 133

Part 3 C. S. Lewis-Apologist, Broadcaster, and Public Figure

9 Apologist and Defender of the Faith I: Revelation and Christology, 1931-44-The Early Works 149

10 Apologist and Defender of the Faith II: Revelation and Christology, 1941-47-The Middle Works 177

11 Apologist and Defender of the Faith III: Revelation and Christology, 1948-63-The Later Works: Mere Christology 205

12 Apologist and Defender of the Faith IV: Revelation and Christology, 1948-63-The Later Works: Christlikeness 227

Conclusion. Apologist and Defender of the Faith 261

Select Bibliography 265

Indexes 273

Sectional Contents 287

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