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Mere Christianity 63 editions

Cover of: Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis
About the Book

This book is one of the most popular introductions to Christian faith ever written. Mere Christianity has sold millions of copies worldwide. The book brings together C. S. Lewis's legendary broadcast talks of the war years, talks in which he set out simply to "explain and defend the belief that has been common to nearly all Christians at all times." Rejecting the boundaries that divide Christianity's many denominations, Lewis provides an unequaled opportunity for believers and nonbelievers alike to hear a powerful, rational case for the Christian faith. It is a collection of scintillating brilliance that remains strikingly fresh for the modern reader and at the same time confirms C. S. Lewis's reputation as one of the leading writers and thinkers of our age. - Jacket flap.

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I am trying here to prevent anyone saying the really foolish thing that people often say about Him: ‘I’m ready to accept Jesus as a great moral teacher, but I don’t accept his claim to be God.’ That is the one thing we must not say. A man who was merely a man and said the sort of things Jesus said would not be a great moral teacher. He would either be a lunatic — on the level with the man who says he is a poached egg — or else he would be the Devil of Hell. You must make your choice. Either this man was, and is, the Son of God, or else a madman or something worse. You can shut him up for a fool, you can spit at him and kill him as a demon or you can fall at his feet and call him Lord and God, but let us not come with any patronising nonsense about his being a great human teacher. He has not left that open to us. He did not intend to.
Page 54, added by Robin Lionheart. "Lewis's famous false trilemma"

63 editions First published in 1943

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Mere Christianity
Hardcover
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January 1943, Books On Tape
Mere Christianity
Audio Cassette in English
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1952, Macmillan
Mere Christianity
in English
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1952, Macmillan
Mere Christianity
in English
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1952, Bles
Mere Christianity
in English
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November 1952, MacMillan Publishing Company
Mere Christianity
in English
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November 1952, MacMillan Publishing Company
Mere Christianity
Hardcover in English
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1952, G. Bles
Mere Christianity
in English
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1953, G. Bles
Mere Christianity
in English
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1955, Collins
Mere Christianity
in English - Rev. and enl. ed., with a new introduction, of the three books: Broadcast talks, Christian behaviour, and Beyond personality.
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1955, Fontana Books
Mere Christianity
in English
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1955, Collins
Mere Christianity.
in English
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1956, Collins
Mere Christianity
in English
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1956, Fontana
Mere Christianity
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1960, Collier
Mere Christianity
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1960, Collier
Mere Christianity
Mass Market Paperback
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1960, Collier Books
Mere Christianity
in English - 1st paperback ed.
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1960, Macmillan Pub. Co.
Mere Christianity
in English - 1st pbk. ed.
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1960, Fontana
Mere Christianity
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1961, G. Bles
Mere Christianity
in English
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1967, Macmillan
Mere Christianity
in English - Rev. and enl. ed.
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1977, Macmillan
Mere Christianity
in English
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1977, Fount paperbacks
Mere Christianity
in English - Rev. and enlarged ed.
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1977, Collins
Mere Christianity
in English
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1977, Fount Paperbacks
Mere Christianity
in English - Revised and amplified edition.
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1977, Macmillan
Mere Christianity
in English
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September 1, 1978, Prentice Hall & IBD
Mere Christianity
in English
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September 1, 1978, Prentice Hall & IBD
Mere Christianity
Paperback in English
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1981, Macmillan
Mere Christianity
in English
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1981, Macmillan
Mere Christianity
in English
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1982, F.H. Revell
Mere Christianity
in English
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1983, Fount
Mere Christianity
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1983, Fount
Mere Christianity
Paperback
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1984, Macmillan Pub. Co.
Mere Christianity
in English - Macmillan paperbacks ed.
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July 1, 1985, Barbour Publishing, Incorporated
Mere Christianity
Hardcover in English
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1985, Barbour and Co.
Mere Christianity
Hardcover in English
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1986, Collier Books, Macmillian Pub. Co.
Mere Christianity
in English
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April 16, 1986, Scribner Paper Fiction
Mere Christianity
Paperback in English - New edition
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April 16, 1986, Scribner Paper Fiction
Mere Christianity
in English
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1987, Phoenix Press
Mere Christianity
in English - Large print ed.
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1988, Collins
Mere Christianity
in English
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September 8, 1988, Fount
Mere Christianity
Hardcover in English
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September 23, 1991, Thomas Nelson
Mere Christianity
Audio cassette in English
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1996, Simon & Schuster
Mere Christianity
in English - 1st Touchstone Book ed.
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June 1996, Touchstone Books
Mere Christianity
Paperback in English - 1 Touchsto edition
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March 1, 1997, Scribner
Mere Christianity
Hardcover in English
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December 1, 1997, Fount
Mere Christianity
Paperback - New Ed edition
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December 1, 1997, Fount
Mere Christianity
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1998, HarperCollins
Mere Christianity
in English - Special centenary ed.
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1999, Walker & Co.
Mere Christianity
in English - Large print ed.
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January 2000, Blackstone Audiobooks
Mere Christianity
Audio CD in English - Unabridged edition
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April 2000, Broadman & Holman Pub
Mere Christianity
Paperback in English
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2001, HarperSanFrancisco
Mere Christianity
Paperback in English - 1st HarperCollins ed.
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November 5, 2001, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
Mere Christianity
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March 2001, Blackstone Audiobooks
Mere Christianity
Audio Cassette in English - Unabridged edition
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February 5, 2001, HarperAudio
Mere Christianity
Audio cassette in English - Unabridged edition
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November 5, 2001, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
Mere Christianity
Hardcover - Gift Ed edition
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September 2002, Blackstone Audiobooks
Mere Christianity
MP3 CD in English - MP3 edition
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July 2003, Tandem Library
Mere Christianity
School & Library Binding in English
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May 1, 2006, Blackstone Audiobooks
Mere Christianity
Audio CD in English - Unabridged edition
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May 1, 2006, Blackstone Audiobooks
Mere Christianity
Audio Cassette in English - Unabridged edition
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May 1, 2006, Blackstone Audiobooks
Mere Christianity
MP3 CD in English - Unabridged edition
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2009, HarperCollins
Mere Christianity
Electronic resource in English

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