The Visionary Christian: 131 Readings

The Visionary Christian: 131 Readings

by C. S. Lewis
     
 

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VISIONARY CHRISTIAN
Culled from some of C.S. Lewis's finest fiction and poetry, this collection of writings explores the eternal truths of Christianity in the accessible language of allegory, fairy tales, dream visions, and science fiction. From his children's classic The Chronicles of Narnia to the wisdom of Screwtape on marriage, democracy, and heaven,…  See more details below

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VISIONARY CHRISTIAN
Culled from some of C.S. Lewis's finest fiction and poetry, this collection of writings explores the eternal truths of Christianity in the accessible language of allegory, fairy tales, dream visions, and science fiction. From his children's classic The Chronicles of Narnia to the wisdom of Screwtape on marriage, democracy, and heaven, Lewis's literary imagination and extraordinary insight into the universe and God remain vivid and relevant for all times. The Visionary Christian is testimony to a true man of faith who continues to provide comfort and understanding to Christians around the world.

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The Visionary Christian gives a glimpse of Lewis himself—his towering faith, his graceful genius, his awesome understanding.
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VISIONARY CHRISTIAN Fort Worthstar-Telegram The Visionary Christian gives a glimpse of Lewis himself — his towering faith, his graceful genius, his awesome understanding.

VISIONARY CHRISTIAN Library Journal The Visionary Christian does for Lewis's fanciful writings what The Joyful Christian did for the expository and apologetic works; Lewis buffs will delight in sampling from this smorgasbord.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780025705401
Publisher:
Scribner
Publication date:
10/28/1981
Pages:
256

Meet the Author

VISIONARY CHRISTIAN
C.S. Lewis was a professor of medieval and Renaissance literature at Oxford and Cambridge universities who wrote more than thirty books in his lifetime, including The Screwtape Letters, The Chronicles of Narnia, and Mere Christianity. He died in 1963.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
November 29, 1898
Date of Death:
November 22, 1963
Place of Birth:
Belfast, Nothern Ireland
Place of Death:
Headington, England
Education:
Oxford University 1917-1923; Elected fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford in 1925
Website:
http://www.cslewisclassics.com

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