Both Sides of the Wardrobe: C. S. Lewis, Theological by Rob Fennell

By Rob Fennell

The cherished Chronicles of Narnia are just the "top layer" of the wealthy treasure trove of C.S. Lewis's writing. This fantastic Oxford don made an enormous effect on modern Christian proposal and has deeply motivated generations of fans of Jesus within the half-century seeing that his loss of life. The authors during this assortment study Lewis's many contributions and mirror deeply on their value for theology, non secular mind's eye, and the problem of Christian discipleship at the present time. From Narnian adventures to Screwtape's letters, via reports of Lewis's collaborators (like J.R.R. Tolkien) and inspirations (like George MacDonald), and in terms of mirrored image on deeper theological topics like human will, pleasure, and the tip of Days, this e-book will encourage and impress contemplation of God's presence on your existence and in our world.

"In Both aspects of the Wardrobe, Fennell attracts jointly a refrain of voices in severe tribute to at least one of the Church's maximum apologists. via in retrospect at Lewis, we're challenged to appear ahead in our personal day to what form Christian apologetics could take up a post-Christendom western tradition. This paintings might help those that lengthy to offer testimony to the person who is, within the phrases of Lewis, 'not secure yet good.'"
--Ross A. Lockhart, affiliate Professor and Director of the Centre for Missional management, St. Andrew's corridor, Vancouver

"Be ready to jot your notes within the margin! Both facets of the Wardrobe offers a contemplative trip of views on Lewis, the fellow, his fictional characters, and the way his literature is 'an extra position the place God happens.'"
--Melanie Stiles, Christian lifestyles trainer, writer and Speaker, Writers Workshop Coordinator, C.S. Lewis Foundation

"This wide­ranging number of essays helpfully explores a number of implications of Lewis's huge creativity. And simply as Lewis lauded 'those golden mins which we stole from marking exam papers on Hamlet to learn a couple of pages of Hamlet itself,' by means of conscientiously Lewis's paintings, this considerate quantity bargains new insights and point of view to steer us as we flip once more to these riches unfailingly chanced on contained in the cloth wardrobe of Lewis's mind's eye. A welcome addition!
--Andrew Lazo, student and speaker on C. S. Lewis and the Inklings; co-editor of Mere Christians: Inspiring Encounters with C. S. Lewis; transcriber and editor of "Early Prose Joy," Lewis's previously-unknown first autobiography

Rob Fennell is affiliate Professor of historic and Systematic Theology at Atlantic institution of Theology in Halifax, Nova Scotia. he's editor of Intercultural Visions: referred to as to be the Church (2012) and co-editor of Three methods of Grace: Drawing toward the Trinity (2010). His life-long savour C.S. Lewis maintains to develop 12 months by means of year.

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