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Surprised by faith : conversion and the academy : a collection of papers commemorating the 75th anniversary of the conversion of C.S. Lewis

Author: Daryl E McCarthy; Joy McBride; Robert E VanderVennen; International Institute for Christian Studies.
Publisher: Newcastle, UK : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2007-
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Surprised by Faith celebrates the 75th anniversary of C. S. Lewis "kicking and screaming" his way into Christianity-his 1931 conversion. Lewis described himself as, "the most dejected and reluctant  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Named Person: C S Lewis; C S Lewis
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daryl E McCarthy; Joy McBride; Robert E VanderVennen; International Institute for Christian Studies.
ISBN: 184718197X 9781847181978
OCLC Number: 169582918
Notes: "In 2006 IICS sponsored the Scholars coming to faith--commemorating the 75th anniversary of the conversion of C.S. Lewis conference. This is the first volume in this conversation. The second volume in this series will present the stories, testimonies, or conversion narratives ... of academicians who came to faith as adults"--Preface.
Description: volumes <1> ; 22 cm
Responsibility: edited by Daryl McCarthy, Joy McBride, and Robert E. VanderVennen.

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