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Into the region of awe

mysticism in C.S. Lewis

Published by InterVarsity Press in Downers Grove, Ill .
Written in English.

About the Edition

Explores mysticism as a part of C.S. Lewis's faith and writing. Shows the influence on Lewis by mystical writers of his own day and threads of mysticism evident in Lewis's works, including the Space Trilogy and the Chronicles of Narnia. Offers Lewis's critique of false mysticism.

Table of Contents

Introduction : the overlooked Lewis
The mystique of mysticism
Mystical elements in Lewis's life
Christian mysticism as Lewis knew it
The mystical way in the space trilogy
Finding words to explore the mind of God
Mystical elements in the Narnia chronicles
Lewis's critique of mysticism
Learning from the mystical way
Appendix : a brief timeline of Christian mystics.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-200) and indexes.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
248.2/2/092
Library of Congress
BV5082.3 .D69 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination
207 p. ;
Number of pages
207

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24766465M
Internet Archive
intoregionofawem00down
ISBN 10
083083284X
ISBN 13
9780830832842
LC Control Number
2004029844
OCLC/WorldCat
57352723
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