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Mere Christianity (C. S. Lewis Signature Classic)

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Its audience is not just Christians, but also non-believers, folks who would like to investigate the faith of Christianity, what it entails, and what it doesn’t. Keep your belief going, no matter what it takes—the thought not occurring that a belief that needs this much work to believe in isn’t really a belief but a very strong desire to believe. Deemed a classic in Lewis's career and religious literature, Mere Christianity has often received a wide readership decades following its release, and contributed to establishing its author's reputation as "one of the most 'original' exponents of the Christian faith" in the 20th century. most disparaged" work, adding that "probably because its fans have spoken of it as a profound piece of theology, while it is, as was designed to be, only a primer".

Rejecting the boundaries that divide Christianity's many denominations, 'Mere Christianity' provides an unequalled opportunity for believers and nonbelievers alike to absorb a powerful, rational case for the Christian faith. S. Lewis’s legendary radio broadcasts during the war years, in which he set out simply to ‘explain and defend the belief that has been common to nearly all Christians at all times’. I am an atheist, a recovering catholic to be specific, and was talking to a Christian friend who suggested I read this book.

He takes it a bit further to explain why some point in between atheism and Christianity (including other belief systems) won’t work for those who choose to follow Christ. The American attorney Charles Colson's conversion happened after him reading a copy of the book given by his friend, Thomas L.

He then turns to Christianity and examines what is, again, with the same logical reasoning with some amazing insights and suprising conclusions.On the general reception to the book, the Lewis biographer Margaret Patterson Hannay described it as his "most popular and .

Not only will you gain a new appreciation for Lewis' pure genius in both writing and Christianity, but you will also walk away from this book with a better understanding of things every believer should know and with an increased knowledge of how to better your walk with God and live a life that is in harmony with both God and man, a life that is pleasing to Him. One minute he's talking about letters in envelopes and then he's saying, "See, this proves God exists.S. Lewis does not justify his explanations well enough - that there is not enough of a burden of proof that he has fulfilled. It is an easily understood account of what Christianity is actually about by the author of the Narnia Stories. Writing excellent nonfiction is HARD, yet Lewis executes it beautifully and almost makes it look easy.

We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. What about psychopaths and sociopaths who are born without the ability to even register feelings like compassion, empathy, or any other “Real Morality. Mere Christianity helped to draw me in; Screwtape Letters helped to keep me aware of where I really was (and wasn't). S. Lewis finds a common ground on which all those who have Christian faith can stand together, proving that "at the centre of each there is something, or a Someone, who against all divergences of belief, all differences of temperament, all memories of mutual persecution, speaks the same voice.I was never that well versed in the subtleties of philosophical debate, and it is true that my brain has been progressively enfeebled by a constant dripfeed of Old Peculiar, chicken tikka masala and Italian exploitation movies, yet even I can see that this adds up to a pile of shit of Brobdingnagian proportions.

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