The Problem Of Pain by C. S. LewisThe Problem Of Pain by C. S. Lewis

The Problem Of Pain

byC. S. Lewis

Paperback | April 28, 2015

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In The Problem of Pain, C.S. Lewis, one of the most renowned Christian authors and thinkers, examines a universally applicable question within the human condition: “If God is good and all-powerful, why does he allow his creatures to suffer pain?” With his signature wealth of compassion and insight, C.S. Lewis offers answers to these crucial questions and shares his hope and wisdom to help heal a world hungering for a true understanding of human nature.

Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963) was one of the intellectual giants of the twentieth century and arguably the most influential Christian writer of his day. He was a Fellow and Tutor in English literature at Oxford University until 1954 when he was unanimously elected to the Chair of Medieval and Renaissance English at Cambridge Universi...
Title:The Problem Of PainFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.4 inPublished:April 28, 2015Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060652969

ISBN - 13:9780060652968

Appropriate for ages: 16


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Thorough, but a little dry C.S. Lewis logically works through the 'problem of pain' in Christianity. Understandably, this book could be a bit difficult to get through at times. Great book overall, though!
Date published: 2018-05-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Helpful In a world where pain and suffering has never been more prevalent, this book offers great reason for why God allows us to feel pain and suffering.
Date published: 2017-10-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from interesting book C.S Lewis has explained why does God makes us feel pain if he loves us. his explaination is very reasonable and helpful.
Date published: 2016-11-27

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