‘The Most Reluctant Convert’ leads viewers from C.S. Lewis’ troubled childhood to his life-changing friendships with J.R.R. Tolkien and Hugo Dyson.
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‘Peace be with you … was not only a greeting. It was a gift, the gift that the Risen One wants to offer his friends. … This peace, which Christ purchased with his blood, is for them, but also for all. The disciples must pass it on to the whole world …’ — Pope Benedict XVI
As James Joyce famously wrote, ‘Here comes everybody’
COMMENTARY: The Nobel laureate discovered that ‘only a supernatural intervention can save us from ourselves. The Christian Church teaches that Christ was Himself this intervention.’
Each in their own way, they’ve met the Person of Jesus and made the decision to pursue him as a member of the Catholic Church.
But why did the writer’s conversion take so long?
The cause for Carmelite Father Hermann Cohen’s beatification is now underway.
Forster helped lead the Anglican Diocese of Chester for over 22 years and was the longest-serving Church of England bishop.