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The Life of C.S. Lewis [videorecording]

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Alpha Omega Publications , Rock Rapids, IA
StatementBridgestone Multimedia ; a documemory film from Lord and King Associates ; written by Walter Hooper and Anthony Marchington ; produced and directed by Bob O"Donnell
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Pagination60 min.
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Open LibraryOL25364021M
ISBN 100740310712
ISBN 139780740310713

This is a generally good biography of C.S. Lewis, probably the greatest Christian writer and apologist of the 20th century. The DVD is very well made with excellent cinematography, enlightening interviews with family members and others, good musical scores and excellent narration by Ben Kingsley/5(29).

In this 10 segment video series filmed on-location in beautiful Oxford, England, individuals and small groups alike will walk through the life, writings, and impact of beloved author C.S. Lewis.

This series is ideal for gaining insight into Lewis's works and paints an engaging portrait of the man whose ideas have shaped the thought and faith of millions of readers.

The Life of C.S. Lewis Timeline Clive Staples Lewis was born on November 29 in Belfast, Ireland (Northern Ireland today), to Albert J. Lewis () and. Lewis followed this book with The Screwtape Letters, in which a senior devil teaches a young apprentice the tools of the trade, and The Problem of Pain, a treatise on suffering.

By the s, C.S. Praise for Walking with C. Lewis A companionable and spiritually encouraging guide to C. Lewis’s writings. Helpful, useful, gentle, informative. —Michael Ward, author of Planet Narnia: The Seven Heavens in the Imagination of C.

Lewis. This is a fantastic resource, full of insights and wide-ranging applications of the life and legacy of the beloved C. Lewis. Rent The Life and Faith of C.S.

Lewis: The Magic Never Ends () starring C.S. Lewis and Ben Kingsley on DVD and Blu-ray.

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Get unlimited DVD Movies & TV Shows delivered to your door with no late fees, ever. Fast, free delivery. One month free trial. C.S. Lewis: A Life is a carefully researched and well-crafted biography suitable to the stature of its subject. Updated with new findings from Lewis's recently published correspondence and aided by McGrath's engaging style, this book is unique in its mission to connect Lewis's life with his writings, especially for those who have enjoyed his /5().

Lewis’s theology is a mix of faithfulness to the creeds, brilliant analogies, rare good sense, and, unfortunately, a few areas of doctrinal weakness. Joe Rigney’s book Lewis on the Christian Life accurately reports Lewis’s theology as it relates to practical Christian living. He does an excellent job of bringing out the good.

C.S. Lewis (b. November 29th, in Belfast, Ireland--d. November 22nd, ) was an Irish academic, novelist, and poet. His novels generally have Christian themes, and his best known work includes the The Chronicles of Narnia series (including The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe) and the Space Trilogy novels, a science fiction series.

Clive Staples Lewis (29 November – 22 November ) was born in Belfast, Ireland, on 29 November His father was Albert James Lewis (–), a. A theologian's biography of CS Lewis argues that the author's enduring appeal is down to his middle-of-the-road Christianity Peter Stanford Sun 14.

In this revealing look at the life of C. Lewis, go behind the scenes to see the sites he knew so well, and to meet those who knew Lewis personally.C. Lewis is remembered as a scholar, teacher, and writer.

He's also been called one of the most influential spokesmen for the Christian faith in the 20th his 30 years at Oxford University, Lewis produced a number of bestselling Brand: Discovery House.

The Life and Writings of C.S. Lewis, by Louis Markos, is a college level course consisting of twelve lectures. Being a Prior to this book, I knew nothing about Lewis’ personal life, science fiction, or his apologetical writings.4/5(46). We're proud to offer all of the books you love from author C.S.

Lewis for easy and convenient listening. Lewis is well known for his science fiction, fantasy, and religious novels. Our library features numerous titles by C.S. Lewis including Mere Christianity, Till We Have Faces and The Chronicles of Narnia Adult Box Set to name a few.

Browse. C.S. Lewis was an Irish author and scholar, known for his non-fiction work on Christianity, and famously for his fantasy series "The Chronicles of Narnia".

Born in Belfast, Lewis was an avid reader as a child, and a lover of nature and animals. He went on to serve in World War I, and was a fellow at Oxford for over thirty years. Warren Hamilton Lewis (16 June – 9 April ) was an Irish historian and officer in the British Army, best known as the elder brother of the author and professor C.

Lewis was a supply officer with the Royal Army Service Corps of the British Army during and after the First World retiring in to live with his brother in Oxford, he was one of the founding. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is the second book in C.S. Lewis’s The Chronicles of Narnia, a series that has become part of the canon of classic literature, drawing readers of all ages into a magical land with unforgettable characters for over fifty years.

A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word. C.S. Lewis () was a British novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, theologian, broadcaster, and lecturer.

He is best known for his fictional works, including The Screwtape Letters, The Space Trilogy, and The Chronicles of Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, the second book in the seven-book Narnia series, often tops must-read lists of classic.

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Douglas Gresham was just a misplaced boy when his mom, Joy Davidman, moved with her sons from America to England where they befriended legendary author C.S.

Lewis. In time, Davidman and Lewis married, and 'Jack,' as the writer was known, helped to provide his new stepsons with fatherly care, love and wisdom. Indeed, Douglas Gresham is uniquely qualifed to write the duly tender biography of.

Lewis, or Jack Lewis, as he preferred to be called, was born in Belfast, Ireland (now Northern Ireland) on Novem He was the second son of Albert Lewis, a lawyer, and Flora Hamilton Lewis.

His older brother, Warren Hamilton Lewis, who was known as Warnie, had been born three years earlier in Early Days. The Irish novelist and essayist C. Lewis was best known for his essays on literature and his explanations of Christian teachings.

Early life and education On NovemClive Staples Lewis was born in Belfast, Ireland. The book is an excellent life of C,S, Lewis as well as an analysis of his thought. He does not present Lewis as a plaster saint, but pulls no punches as to what he thinks of Lewis' relationship to Joy Davidman, the American divorcee who successfully seduced s: The Screwtape Letters by C.S.

Lewis is a classic masterpiece of religious satire that entertains readers with its sly and ironic portrayal of human life and foibles from the vantage point of Screwtape, a highly placed assistant to "Our Father Below." At once wildly comic, deadly serious, and strikingly original, C.S.

Lewis's The Screwtape Letters is the most engaging account of temptation. C.S. Lewis's own account of his early years reads like a list of books, along with a few people, that shaped his life.

Lewis was born in Belfast inthe younger of two sons. His parents. Ninety-two years ago today, J.R.R. Tolkien and C. Lewis—perhaps the two most famous fantasy writers of the 20th century—met for the first time. Introduced to one another at a faculty meeting at Oxford University, the pair bonded over a shared interest in Norse mythology and went on to become close friends, each aiding the other in the.

One of the modest challenges in contrasting fellow Inklings J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis results from the significantly different natures of their literary corpora. While they both wrote fantasy, though of a vastly different magnitude, Lewis’ vocation as one of Christianity’s chief modern apologists necessitated that he defend the faith in.

The Life of C.S. Lewis This summary is indebted to many biographies of Lewis, but especially to George Sayer‟s Jack (2nd edition, Crossway, ). His Parents Albert was a successful lawyer in Belfast. Had been taught by W.T. Kirkpatrick. Albert was a practiced political speaker, author of.

C.S. Lewis, Writer: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. C.S. Lewis was born in and brought up in a very strict, religious household. While he was quite young, his mother died of cancer but the "stiff upper lip" in favour at the time meant he wasn't allowed to grieve. He became an Oxford don and led a sheltered life.

The Life of c. Lewis. His parents. Flora Hamilton Lewis () earned a degree in math and logic from Queen’s College, Belfast. I have not the brain and nerves for a life of pure philosophy. A continued search among the abstract roots of things, a perpetual questioning of all the things that plain men take for granted, a.

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The Handbook of Christian Apologetics by Peter Kreeft and Ronald K. Tacelli. In addition to his fiction, C. S. Lewis is famous for his works of Christian apologetics.

Kreeft and Tacelli continue the apologetics tradition in this well-organized question-and-answer format book.In the legacy of C. S. Lewis, we develop wholehearted disciples of Jesus Christ who will articulate, defend, share, and live their faith in personal and public life.

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Lewis leads a gentleman's life until he meets Joy Gresham, a feisty, abrasive New York divorcee, who awakens him to deep emotions he has written about, but never experienced.