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HarperAudio The Problem of Pain - Unabridged Audiobook on CD

"Why must we suffer? If God is good and all-powerful, why does he allow his creatures to suffer pain?" And what of animals, who neither deserve pain nor can be improved by it? The greatest Christian thinker of our time sets out to disentangle this knotty issue. 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 University. His major contributions in literary criticism, children's literature, fantasy literature, and popular theology brought him international renown and acclaim. He wrote more than thirty books, allowing him to reach a vast audience, and his works continue to attract thousands of new readers every year. His most distinguished and popular accomplishments include The Chronicles of Narnia, Out of the Silent Planet, The Four Loves, The Screwtape Letters and Mere Christianity.

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Date:February 26, 2010
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Bonnie Wagner
Everyone asks these questions dealt with in CS Lewis' book. He offers his answers as a transparent human being, one who struggles as the rest of us but it is quite apparent he has the hand of God on him as he writes. He is one of the greatest writers I have ever read.
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