Why Christians Should Read Fiction

What can we learn from fiction? A confession: I am often reluctant to read fiction because I have a whole pile of 'serious' books yet to be read. When I was younger, stories were so much fun! Staying in my room for hours, I would journey with Gulliver, experience human cruelty with Cinderella, and struggle … Continue reading Why Christians Should Read Fiction

On the Reading of Old Books, By C. S. Lewis

This piece was written by C. S. Lewis as an Introduction to a 1944 translation of *St Athanasius’ The Incarnation of the Word of God. There is a strange idea abroad that in every subject the ancient books should be read only by the professionals, and that the amateur should content himself with the modern … Continue reading On the Reading of Old Books, By C. S. Lewis