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Converting People: I Don't Buy It
Originally Posted: 12/23/2014 - 11:16am | Type: Blog

To be more specific, I don’t believe in people converting people. Conversion, obviously, happens. And other people may be there, even standing by and handing the convert a pamphlet. The convert may even be say ...

The Legacy of C.S. Lewis, 50 Years After His Death
Originally Posted: 10/29/2013 - 10:23am | Type: Blog

When he died on Nov. 22, 1963 hardly a soul blinked in Northern Ireland where he was born or in England where he spent most of his working life as one of the world’s greatest Christian apologists. ...

C. S. Lewis, Evangelical Rock Star
Originally Posted: 06/26/2013 - 5:58pm | Type: Blog

Famous author C.S. Lewis was recognized for his fictional representation of God/Jesus in the celebrated novel, Chronicles of Narnia. Famous author C.S. Lewis was recognized for hi ...

The Problem with Certitude
Originally Posted: 05/25/2012 - 9:41am | Type: Blog

I'm troubled by the way many Christians choose to take definitive and certain stances about complex issues, and the rhetoric they use to state and defend these positions, rhetoric that tends to divide rat ...

Listening for the Voice of Aslan
Originally Posted: 04/12/2012 - 1:48pm | Type: SojoMail

April 12, 2012   QUOTE OF THE WEEK “That immigrant culture tha ...

Spiritually-Inflected Science Fiction
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:51am | Type: Blog

Some -- okay, a lot -- of science fiction treats religion, and even spirituality, as pre-rational claptrap or dangerous authoritarianism. Some -- okay, a lot -- of science fiction ...