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Mere Christianity Audiobook

Mere Christianity

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Publisher's Summary

2012 marks the 60th anniversary of the publication of C. S. Lewis’s classic, Mere Christianity. Having sold over half a million copies in the UK alone, his overview of Christianity has been imitated many times, but never outdone. The book is comprised of the legendary radio talks which he gave during the war years.

Mere Christianity brings together Lewis’s legendary broadcasts from 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, C. S. Lewis provides an unequalled opportunity for believers and nonbelievers alike to hear a powerful, rational case for the Christian faith. This scintillating collection confirms C. S. Lewis’s reputation as one of the leading writers and thinkers of our age.

©2012 C. S. Lewis (P)2012 HarperCollins Publishers Limited

What the Critics Say

"He has quite a unique power for making theology an attractive, exciting, and fascinating quest." (Times Literary Supplement)

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    "Brilliant apologetics"

    C S Lewis delivers brilliant apologetics in Mere Christianity. Everyone in Christian ministry should include this book in their studies. I have read the book before and heard it now audibly. I loved the content but didn't like the style of reading.

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  • Kenneth
    Bangor, United Kingdom
    10/14/13
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    "Superb - listened twice."
    Where does Mere Christianity rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    Mere Christianity rates as one of the clearest convincing explanations for the Christian faith I have yet to read. I can see why it is a classic.


    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Mika
    10/13/16
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    "Classic"

    A book that every christian should read. C. S. Lewis is definitely one of the greatest christian thinkers of modern age.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • M ONABULE
    3/5/17
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    "Phenomenal"

    This book re-engineered by thinking and helped strengthen my faith in God. It was great!

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Charlton Siddo
    London, Essex United Kingdom
    6/18/14
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    "Really good read !!"
    What made the experience of listening to Mere Christianity the most enjoyable?

    I enjoyed the insight that C.S. Lewis has into the Christian life and is not afraid of using his intellect to get that across.


    What did you like best about this story?

    I like the way that C.S.Lewis always relates his faith to the real world.


    What does Geoffrey Howard bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

    The human voice narrating a story brings a new dimension to the storytelling process compared to if you just read the book.


    If you made a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

    Jesus, as relevant today as He was yesterday.


    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Mrs
    LOUGHBOROUGH, United Kingdom
    2/5/14
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    "Help to understand"
    Where does Mere Christianity rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    As it is only my second book and the other was not good, this is the best I have heard.


    Any additional comments?

    This book helps Christians and non Christians to really look into why it makes sense to believe in God.The writer goes into real life things that can be used as proof of God. Great writing and delivered very well.

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful
  • J. B. Marins
    2/27/17
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    "A life changing experience!"

    I love it!

    Geoffrey Howard is a very competent narrator and this book is the most elucidative book (about christianity) I've read.
    The audio version made the book more enjoyable.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Daniel
    10/15/16
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    "Pure brilliance!"

    Truly covers everything, there's nothing CS Lewis can't explain and he does it all with logic and real world examples (and allot of metaphors)

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Candida
    wallasey, United Kingdom
    5/19/16
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    "remarkable "

    this is a timeless collection it is challenging and at times intensely so. Lewis'imagiative explanation and explorations aee still relevant 70 years on

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • smithpaddy
    2/26/16
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    "beautiful insights"

    love cs Lewis. explains himself brilliantly and has wonderfully honest and insightful ideas. read it. Biblical truths as well.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Paul
    9/20/17
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    "Overflowing with fallacious thinking"

    Take nothing away from the narrator who reads with passion and clarity. Unfortunately the content is brimming with false dichotomies and baseless assertions. C.S.Lewis does love an analogy, but unfortunately, they're often imperfect and certainly not convincing when undergoing fairly simple scrutiny.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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