Mere Christianity (part 8)

Login to download lecture and curriculum

Please create a free account and login to be able to download the lecture and curriculum (if any). All content is free and you can attend the lecture without logging in, but we do request that you login to download.

Create account    Login


Premise one: every natural desire corresponds to one real object. Premise two: There exists in us a desire that nothing in the temporal world can satisfy. Conclusion is that there must be more than time, earth and creatures that can satisfy this desire.

C.S. Lewis Lecture 4b


Mere Christianity (part 8)

I. Hope (cont.)

A. Argument from desire

B. Comparison of Kant and Descartes

II. Faith: Belief “That” and Belief “In”

A. One aspect of faith is that a proposition is true

B. Another aspect of faith is volitional

C. Must have both cognitive and volitional

D. Role of rational considerations in believing Christianity

E. To what degree do the propositions you believe have to be accurate for belief to be valid?

F. Faith being a gift of God


31 min

Sharing Links