The Everlasting Man by G. K. Chesterton

The Everlasting Man

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In this book G.K. Chesterton explains how religion—a blend of philosophy and mythology—satisfies both the human intellect and the spirit, and sets man starkly apart from any other living creature.  Addressing evolution, feminism, and cultural relativism within the context of religion, the book also examines religious skepticism. According to Chesterton, the shape of the key is not important. What matters is that it fits the lock and opens the door. An emphatic affirmation of Christian faith, The Everlasting Man is leavened with the author's characteristic wit and wisdom, and appeals to the mind as well as the heart.

About the Author:
Gilbert Keith Chesterton was born in London, England, in 1874. He began his education at St Paul's School, and later went on to study art at the Slade School, and literature at University College in London. Chesterton wrote a great deal of poetry, as well as works of social and literary criticism. Among his most notable books are ‘The Man Who Was Thursday’, a metaphysical thriller, and ‘The Everlasting Man’, a history of humankind's spiritual progress. After Chesterton converted to Catholicism in 1922, he wrote mainly on religious topics. Chesterton is most known for creating the famous priest-detective character Father Brown, who first appeared in ‘The Innocence of Father Brown.’ Chesterton died in 1936 at the age of 62.

Title:The Everlasting ManFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:March 28, 2019Publisher:GENERAL PRESSLanguage:English

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In this book G.K. Chesterton explains how religion—a blend of philosophy and mythology—satisfies both the human intellect and the spirit, and sets man starkly apart from any other living creature.  Addressing evolution, feminism, and cultural relativism within the context of religion, the book also examines religious skepticism. According to Chesterton, the shape of the key is not important. What matters is that it fits the lock and opens the door. An emphatic affirmation of Christian faith, The Everlasting Man is leavened with the author's characteristic wit and wisdom, and appeals to the mind as well as the heart. About the Author: Gilbert Keith Chesterton was born in London, England, in 1874. He began his education at St Paul's School, and later went on to study art at the Slade School, and literature at University College in London. Chesterton wrote a great deal of poetry, as well as works of social and literary criticism. Among his most notable books are ‘The Man Who Was Thursday’, a metaphysical thriller, and ‘The Everlasting Man’, a history of humankind's spiritual progress. After Chesterton converted to Catholicism in 1922, he wrote mainly on religious topics. Chesterton is most known for creating the famous priest-detective character Father Brown, who first appeared in ‘The Innocence of Father Brown.’ Chesterton died in 1936 at the age of 62. Other Christian Books: Afterlife by Emanuel Swedenborg, ISBN: 9789388760720 Awakened Imagination by Neville Goddard, ISBN: 9789388760614 Feeling is the Secret by Neville Goddard, ISBN: 9789388760188 How to be filled with the Holy Spirit by A. W. Tozer, ISBN: 9789388760621 Jesus the Christ by James E. Talmage, ISBN: 9789388760478 The Holy Bible by Anonymous, ISBN: 9789388760331 The Imitation of Christ by Thomas À Kempis, ISBN: 9789388118019 The Knowledge of the Holy by A. W. Tozer, ISBN: 9789388760645 The Pursuit of God by A. W. Tozer, ISBN: 9789388760508