4 Loves CS Lewis Different cover
In this classic C.S. Lewis, the celebrated author of 'the Chronicles of Narnia,' reflects on love. He begins by observing that at birth we all start out with need-love, needing gift-love. Gift-love is the kind of love the creator shows to the created, in the process of creating and taking care of the created. It is the love a mother bestows on her newborn child. In contrast, need-love is the condition of poverty that every created being begins with at birth. I feel this quote sums up the point Mr. Lewis was making about need-love, 'Man approaches god most nearly when he is in one sense least like God. For what can be more unlike than fullness and need, sovereignty and humility, righteousness and penitence.'

Mr. Lewis continues with a brief synopsis of things that we can show love for; these include others, nature, country, and finally, the transcendent creator. Dissecting each, he illustrates that love of nature, patriotism, etc. are inadequate receptacles of our love.

4 Loves CS Lewis Different cover

SKU: 9780156329309
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    Paperback: 156 pages Publisher: Mariner Books; 1 edition (September 29, 1971) Language: English ISBN-10: 0156329301 ISBN-13: 978-0156329309 Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.4 x 8 inches

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