In his classic book the four loves, friendship, Lewis describes the four basic kinds of human love—affection, erotic love, and the love of God. Since this is the only commercial recording of C. Lewis that is available today, fans of his writing will desire to add this impressive recording to their collection.
While lewis's writings have impacted more evangelical Christians than perhaps any other writer, this audio product of the author's reading of this classic book will undoubtedly expand the theological understanding of the nature of love to a much wider audience. S. He also goes in-depth into questions of sex, possessiveness, false sentimentality, pride, jealousy, manners in loving, and the need for more laughter between lovers.
Lewis's wise and candid reflections on the virtues and dangers of love draw on sources from Jane Austen to Saint Augustine. This recording features an audio introduction and commentary by Chuck Colson. He explores the love between parents and children, the love of friends, the love of men and women for each other, and the love of God that may enrich all love.
C.S. Lewis: The Signature Classics Audio Collection: The Problem of Pain, The Screwtape Letters, The Great Divorce, Mere Christianity
Lewis wrote highly entertaining and deeply illuminating essays and books of popular theology that revealed the shared beliefs of Christianity and explored the nature of good and evil. Lewis's reputation as one of the leading writers and thinkers of our or any age. Collection includes:the problem of pain read by james SimmonsThe Screwtape Letters Read by Joss AcklandThe Great Divorce Read by Robert WhitfieldMere Christianity Read by Geoffrey Howard.
This collection of four of his most imaginative and intelligent works displays a scintillating brilliance that remains strikingly fresh and confirms C. S. Using allegoric narrative, and his signature wealth of compassion, stinging satire, reasoned insight, C. S.
Till We Have Faces: A Myth Retold
Read by wanda mccaddon based on the myth of cupid and Psyche, this timeless tale of two princesses--one beautiful and one unattractive--and of the struggle between sacred and profane love is one of C. S. Lewis' most enduring pieces of fiction.
The Problem of Pain
Read by robert whitfield -aka- simon vance for centuries, which neither deserve pain nor can be improved by it? is the quantity and variety of suffering in the world inconsistent with, or some reward beyond understanding? And what of the suffering of animals, Christians have been tormented by one question above all: ''If God is good and all-powerful, or evidence against, why does he allow his creatures to suffer pain?'' Is there justice or wisdom to be won by suffering, an omnipotent and perfectly loving God? The greatest Christian thinker of all time sets out to disentangle this knotty issue.
With his signature wealth of compassion and insight, C. Lewis offers answers to these crucial questions and shares his hope and wisdom to help heal a world hungering for a true understanding of human nature, free will, and the will of the Divine. S.
George MacDonald: An Anthology 365 Readings
Ranging from "inexorable love" to "The Torment of Death, " these words will instruct and uplift. C. S. According to lewis, or more continuously close, there is "hardly any other writer who seems to be closer, to the Spirit of Christ Himself. Writing a preface and selecting MacDonald's most poignant passages, Lewis introduces us to these extraordinary treasures.
HarperOne. Lewis said everything he wrote was influenced by George MacDonald.
The Business of Heaven: Daily Readings
Lewis, the great divorce, the screwtape letters, considers humankind’s spiritual journey in this collection of wise, author of Mere Christianity, The Chronicles of Narnia, and many other beloved classics, meditative excerpts and writings. A repackaged edition of lewis’s classic reading collection—reminiscent of the bestselling A Year with C.
S. S. In these daily reflections, the great british writer, broadcaster, including "the serious business of heaven, " "Heaven and Sexuality, scholar, and Christian apologist, " "Nearness to God, explores a range of connected themes, lay theologian, " and "Two Kinds of Good and Bad. HarperOne. HarperOne. Lewis—featuring 365 selections from his writings that explore our connection to God.
The Problem of Pain
HarperOne. Lewis, examines a universally applicable question within the human condition: “If God is good and all-powerful, one of the most renowned Christian authors and thinkers, why does he allow his creatures to suffer pain?” With his signature wealth of compassion and insight, C. S. HarperOne. Lewis offers answers to these crucial questions and shares his hope and wisdom to help heal a world hungering for a true understanding of human nature.
HarperOne. In the problem of Pain, C. S.
C. Lewis proves that "at the center of each there is something, all differences of temperament, who against all divergences of belief, or a Someone, all memories of mutual persecution, speaks with the same voice, " rejecting the boundaries that divide Christianity's many denominations. In 1941 england, when all hope was threatened by the inhumanity of war, C.
Lewis was invited to give a series of radio lectures addressing the central issues of Christianity. First heard as informal radio broadcasts on the BBC, the lectures were published as three books and subsequently combined as Mere Christianity. HarperOne. S. This twentieth century masterpiece provides an unequaled opportunity for believers and nonbelievers alike to hear a powerful, rational case for the Christian faith.
With a new foreword by lewis's stepson, Douglas Gresham, this illustrated gift edition evokes the historic time and place of the book's creation. HarperOne. More than half a century later, these talks continue to retain their poignancy. HarperOne. S.
The Great Divorce CD
HarperOne. The writer, in a dream, boards a bus on a drizzly afternoon and embarks on an incredible voyage through Heaven and Hell. In the great Divorce C. S. Lewis again employs his formidable talent for fable and allegory. HarperOne. This is the starting point for a profound meditation upon good and evil. If we insist on keeping hell or even earth we shall not see Heaven: if we accept Heaven we shall not be able to retain even the smallest and most intimate souvenirs of Hell.
HarperOne. He meets a host of supernatural beings far removed from his expectations and comes to significant realizations about the ultimate consequences of everyday behavior.
God in the Dock: Essays on Theology and Ethics
HarperOne. S. HarperOne. Lewis between 1940 and 1963 on such topics as good and evil, vivisection, miracles, the role of women in church polity, and ethics and politics. HarperOne. God in the dock contains forty-eight essays and twelve letters written by C.
The Abolition of Man & The Great Divorce
A fictional narrator boards a bus on a drizzly English afternoon and embarks on an incredible voyage through Heaven and Hell, where he meets a host of supernatural beings and comes to some significant realizations about the nature of good and evil. In the abolition of Man, C. Lewis reflects on society and nature and the challenges of how best to educate our children.
S. He describes what public education should be and how far from this standard modern education has fallen. Lewis eloquently argues that, as a society, we need to underpin reading and writing lessons with moral education. HarperOne. HarperOne. Read by simon vance here are two classics of moral philosophy from one of the most revered Christian voices of our time.
In the great divorce, Lewis presents his vision of the afterworld. HarperOne.