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The lion's world : a journey into the heart of Narnia

Author: Rowan Williams
Publisher: London : SPCK, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This compelling account of the Narnia novels unlocks their Christian symbolism and explores the moral and spiritual wisdom that C. S. Lewis intended to convey. From the introduction: 'I want to capture something of what Lewis is trying to do in communicating - to a world that frequently thinks is knows what faith is - the character, the feel, of a real experience of surrender in the face of absolute incarnate  Read more...
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Named Person: C S Lewis
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rowan Williams
ISBN: 9780281068951 028106895X
OCLC Number: 798407687
Description: xiii, 152 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: The point of Narnia --
Narnia and its critics --
Not a tame lion --
No story but your own --
The silent gaze of truth --
Bigger inside than outside.
Responsibility: Rowan Williams ; illustrations by Monica Capoferri.

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"This compelling account of the Narnia novels unlocks their Christian symbolism and explores the moral and spiritual wisdom that C. S. Lewis intended to convey. From the introduction: 'I want to capture something of what Lewis is trying to do in communicating - to a world that frequently thinks is knows what faith is - the character, the feel, of a real experience of surrender in the face of absolute incarnate love'. " --Publisher description.

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