David Lane SPCS. David H Lane recalls the life of C.S. Lewis, a literary giant of the 20th century, and the vision he sought so passionately to communicate through the witness of his life and writings.
Lane’s article “C.S. Lewis: God’s PR man” was published as a feature in New Zealand’s Christian Newspaper – The Challenge Weekly – on 5 December 2005 and on the website of the Wellington Christian Apologetics Society Inc. It was first published in the Evening Post (Wellington, New Zealand) on Thursday 26 November 1998 to mark the centenary of the birth of Clive Staples Lewis on 29 November 1898 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. See PDF: CS Lewis Evening Post
The article drew a number of responses from readers of the Evening Post in its Letters to the Editor columns, in the days following publication. C.S. Lewis died on 22 November 1963 and he was a novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian, and Christian apologist. (To view larger image of article below – go to right hand bar on this web page).