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    • Theology

    • The Basics
    • By: Alister E McGrath
    • Narrated by: Allyson Ryan
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this fully expanded and updated new edition, leading theologian Alister E. McGrath brings together key theological readings to provide a concise and balanced introduction to the Christian faith. Readings are drawn from a broad theological spectrum and includes both historical and contemporary, mainstream and cutting-edge approaches.

    Regular price: £14.99

    • C. S. Lewis - A Life

    • Eccentric Genius, Reluctant Prophet
    • By: Alister E. McGrath
    • Narrated by: Robin Sachs
    • Length: 13 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In honor of the 50th anniversary of C. S. Lewis' death, celebrated Oxford don Dr. Alister McGrath presents us with a compelling and definitive portrait of the life of C. S. Lewis, the author of the well-known Narnia series. For more than half a century, C. S. Lewis’ Narnia series has captured the imaginations of millions. In C. S. Lewis - A Life, Dr. Alister McGrath recounts the unlikely path of this Oxford don, who spent his days teaching English literature to the brightest students in the world and his spare time writing.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thorough and well written

    • By RA on 23-07-15

    Regular price: £22.29

    • Reformation Thought

    • An Introduction
    • By: Alister E McGrath
    • Narrated by: Tony Craine
    • Length: 13 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Reformation Thought, 4th edition offers an ideal introduction to the central ideas of the European reformations for students of theology and history. Written by the bestselling author and renowned theologian, Alister McGrath, this engaging guide is accessible to students with no prior knowledge of Christian theology.This new edition of a classic text has been updated throughout with the very latest scholarshipIncludes greater coverage of the Catholic reformation, the counter-reformation, and the impact of women on the reformation.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Concise and scholarly but accessible.

    • By AN on 21-01-15

    Regular price: £18.99

    • Darwinism and the Divine

    • Evolutionary Thought and Natural Theology
    • By: Alister E. McGrath
    • Narrated by: Tom Parks
    • Length: 10 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Darwinism and the Divine examines the implications of evolutionary thought for natural theology, from the time of publication of Darwin's On the Origin of Species to current debates on creationism and intelligent design. A thought-provoking exploration of 21st-century views on evolutionary thought and natural theology, written by the world-renowned theologian and best-selling author.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • a broad sweeping book , helpful

    • By Austin on 21-06-13

    Regular price: £18.99

    • If I Had Lunch with C. S. Lewis

    • Exploring the Ideas of C. S. Lewis on the Meaning of Life
    • By: Alister McGrath
    • Narrated by: Ralph Lister
    • Length: 4 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Have you ever wondered…whether God exists? whether life has meaning? Whether pain and suffering have a purpose? This audiobook is my invitation to sit down with C. S. Lewis and me to think about some of the persistent questions and dilemmas every person faces in life. We’ll explore Lewis’s thoughts on everything from friendships to heaven, from the reasons for faith to the power of stories.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The perfect introduction to C.S. Lewis

    • By Rasmus on 26-07-18

    Regular price: £15.99

    • Luther's Theology of the Cross

    • Martin Luther's Theological Breakthrough
    • By: Alister E McGrath
    • Narrated by: Dave Giorgio
    • Length: 7 hrs and 31 mins
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    This book presents the most detailed examination in English to date of Luther's theological breakthrough, together with a wealth of information concerning the theological development of the young Luther in its late medieval context.

    Regular price: £14.99

    • A Theory of Everything (That Matters)

    • A Short Guide to Einstein, Relativity and the Future of Faith
    • By: Alister McGrath
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    An overview of Einstein's theories and what they mean for Christian belief, published on the 100th anniversary of the confirmation of the theory of relativity. On 29th May 1919, British astronomers tested Einstein's theory of relativity by measuring the path of the stars travelling near the sun during an eclipse. On 7th November 1919, the results of that experiment were announced in London, proving Einstein's theory of relativity. A Theory of Everything (That Matters) has been written in celebration of this 100th anniversary. 

    Regular price: £19.99

    • C. S. Lewis: A Life

    • Eccentric Genius, Reluctant Prophet
    • By: Alister McGrath
    • Length: 10 hrs
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    The recent Narnia films have inspired a resurgence of interest in C. S. Lewis, the Oxford academic, popular theologian and, most famously, creator of the magical world of Narnia - and this authoritative new biography, published to mark the 50th anniversary of Lewis' death, sets out to introduce him to a new generation. Completely up to date with scholarly studies of Lewis, it also focuses on how Lewis came to write the Narnia books, and why they have proved so consistently engaging. 

    Regular price: £19.99