Clive staples lewis (1898-1963) was one of the intellectual giants of the twentieth century and arguably one of the most influential writers of his day he was a. The latest tweets from c s lewis (@cslewis) clive staples lewis (1898– 1963): one of the world's most influential christian thinkers and authors tweets by. The c s lewis and inklings society upholds and promotes the advancement of scholarship, teaching, writing, and other professional activities related to the life. C s lewis spent his first years at the family home, called little lea, in belfast, ireland he was never really called c s or even clive (c s stands for clive. Cs lewis, creator of some of the most-loved children's stories and also a scholar of medieval and early modern literature, died half a century ago on 22.
Lewis is a master of the soul he understands the human heart, in all its deceitfulness and grandeur, both in its good design and in its twisted. Irish author cs lewis wrote scholarly books, fictional work about christianity and the fantasy series the chronicles of narnia learn more at. Sherwood eliot wirt: 'passing through a simply furnished parlor, i came into a study that was quite spartan in appearance professor lewis was seated at a plain. Oxford, england irish writer, novelist, and essayist the irish novelist and essayist c s lewis was best known for his essays on literature and his explanations of.
In answering this question, we will find it helpful to look to c s lewis for insight although best known in his roles as imaginative writer, christian apologist, and. Come experience the mere christianity of cs lewis, and also worship with us in the tradition that inspired him in st theodore's anglican chapel no prior. C s lewis (1898-1963) was one of the most famous and prolific christian writers and scholars in modern history his popular writings include the chronicles of.
Funny that a man so protestant pushed the value of purgatory you don't expect it but there cs lewis is, saying in one of his last books,. After sold-out performances in new york, chicago and dc, awarding-winning actor max mclean brings his acclaimed portrayal of cs lewis to minneapolis. Cs lewis, writer: the chronicles of narnia: the lion, the witch and the wardrobe cs lewis was born in 1898 and brought up in a very strict, religious. Shadowlands, the story of the relationship between cs lewis and joy davidman a handful of observations from our archives on the works of cs lewis. Cs lewis and intelligent design is the third of three short documentaries inspired by the book the magician's twin: cs lewis on science, scientism, and .
In a short and provocative video, dr peter kreeft takes a look at why cs lewis is often instrumental in drawing people to the catholic church,. The official home of the chronicles of narnia by c s lewis find the complete list of narnia books, narnia news, and narnia movie announcements. A comprehensive site related to cs lewis, the chronicles of narnia, the inklings and related subjects.
About cs lewis: librarian note: there is more than one author in the goodreads database with this nameclive staples lewis (1898–1963) was one of th. The life and writings of c s lewis takes you through the unique and diverse legacy of one of western literature's most beloved authors these insightful. Clive staples lewis (29 november 1898 – 22 november 1963) was a british novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, philosopher, literary critic, essayist, lay.
Cs lewis: the scholar and novelist cs lewis (1898–1963) is best known for the seven books that constitute the chronicles of narnia. Cs lewis had three careers as a writer, all them remarkable he is most widely known as the creator of the classic children's series, the chronicles of narnia. After sold-out performances in new york, chicago and dc, awarding-winning actor max mclean brings his acclaimed portrayal of cs lewis to asheville. -cs lewis, letters to an american lady 1967 engrave this quote, autumn is really the best of the seasons and i'm not sure that old age isn't the best part of.