Newsletter   Secure Checkout   Shopping Cart (0 Items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

Mere Christianity (Unabridged Audiobook)

By C. S. Lewis (Author) & Geoffrey Howard (Read by)
Our Price $ 19.49  
Retail Value $ 29.99  
You Save $ 10.50  (35%)  
Item Number 35074  
Buy New $19.49
Available on the Internet only.

Full Collection Preview
Image Title Price Stock Qty Add To Cart
  paperback   $ 10.87   In Stock  
  paperback   $ 4.17   In Stock  
  audio book   $ 19.49   In Stock  
  audio classic collection   $ 38.99   In Stock  
  large print   $ 17.49   In Stock  
  hard cover   $ 16.09   In Stock  
  hard cover   $ 15.36   Out Of Stock  
  journal   $ 13.99   In Stock  
  hardcover   $ 17.49   In Stock  
  audio book   $ 27.99   In Stock  
  book-cd   $ 26.60   In Stock  
  hardcover   $ 41.99   In Stock  
  audio book   $ 18.17   In Stock  
  paperback   $ 9.09   In Stock  
  dvd video   $ 31.19   In Stock  
  paperback   $ 34.99   In Stock  
  paperback   $ 10.49   In Stock  
  hardcover   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  audiobook   $ 24.49   Out Of Stock  
  paperback   $ 8.39   In Stock  
  audiobook   $ 24.49   Out Of Stock  
  paperback -Apologetics   $ 8.39   In Stock  
  paperback   $ 8.40   Out Of Stock  

Item description for Mere Christianity (Unabridged Audiobook) by C. S. Lewis & Geoffrey Howard...

This classic introduction to the Christian faith contemplates life, religion, humankind's place in the scheme of the universe, and the tenets, beliefs, and practices of Christianity. By the author of The Joyful Christian.

Publishers Description

In 1941 England, when all hope was threatened by the inhumanity of war, C. S. Lewis was invited to give a series of radio lectures addressing the central issues of Christianity. More than half a century later, these talks continue to retain their poignancy. First heard as informal radio broadcasts on the BBC, the lectures were published as three books and subsequently combined as Mere Christianity. C. S. Lewis proves that "at the center of each there is something, or a Someone, who against all divergences of belief, all differences of temperament, all memories of mutual persecution, speaks with the same voice," rejecting the boundaries that divide Christianity's many denominations. This twentieth century masterpiece provides an unequaled opportunity for believers and nonbelievers alike to hear a powerful, rational case for the Christian faith.

With a new foreword by Lewis's stepson, Douglas Gresham, this illustrated gift edition evokes the historic time and place of the book's creation.

Community Description

Mere Christianity
By C. S. Lewis

Binding: Audio CD, Unabridged

Mere Christianity is the most popular of C. S. Lewis's works of nonfiction, with several million copies sold worldwide. Heard first as radio addresses and then published as three separate books, this book brings together Lewis's legendary broadcast talks in which he set out simply to "explain and defend the belief that has been common to nearly all Christians at all times." It is a collection of scintillating brilliance which remains strikingly fresh for the modern reader, and confirms C. S. Lewis's reputation as one of the leading Christian writers and thinkers of our age.

Please Note, Community Descriptions and notes are submitted by our shoppers, and are not guaranteed for accuracy.

Citations And Professional Reviews
Mere Christianity (Unabridged Audiobook) by C. S. Lewis & Geoffrey Howard has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
  • Christian Retailing - 12/01/2012 page 6

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at!

Item Specifications...

Format: Audiobook,   Unabridged
Studio: HarperAudio
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 5.16" Width: 5.68" Height: 0.78"
Weight:   0.3 lbs.
Binding  CD
Release Date   Dec 1, 2003
Publisher   Zondervan Publishing
ISBN  0060572639  
ISBN13  9780060572631  
UPC  025986572631  

Availability  6 units.
Availability accurate as of Oct 23, 2016 08:27.
Usually ships within one to two business days from La Vergne, TN.
Orders shipping to an address other than a confirmed Credit Card / Paypal Billing address may incur and additional processing delay.

More About C. S. Lewis & Geoffrey Howard

C. S. Lewis C.S. Lewis was a professor of medieval and Renaissance literature at Oxford and Cambridge universities who wrote more than thirty books in his lifetime, including The Screwtape Letters, The Chronicles of Narnia, and Mere Christianity. He died in 1963.

C. S. Lewis was born in 1898 and died in 1963.

C. S. Lewis has published or released items in the following series...
  1. C.S. Lewis Signature Classics
  2. Canto
  3. Canto Classics
  4. Chronicles of Narnia
  5. Chronicles of Narnia (HarperCollins Hardcover)
  6. Collected Letters of C.S. Lewis
  7. Collected Letters of C.S. Lewis No. 13
  8. Cosimo Classics Literature
  9. Harvest Book
  10. Harvest Book
  11. Harvest/HBJ Book
  12. HBJ Modern Classic
  13. Literature Units
  14. Minnesota Voices Project (Paperback)
  15. Radio Theatre
  16. Scribner Classics
  17. Shepherd's Notes
  18. Space Trilogy (Paperback)

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories

1Books > Audio CDs > Authors, A-Z > ( L ) > Audio CDs
2Books > Audio CDs > Literature & Fiction > General
3Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Theology > Apologetics

Christian Product Categories
Books > Christian Living > Spiritual Growth > General

Similar Products

$14.99  $10.19

$15.99  $10.87

$13.99  $9.79

$14.99  $10.49

Reviews - What do customers think about Mere Christianity (Unabridged Audiobook)?

Mere christianity  Mar 31, 2007
I felt that I was given pieces of a jig-saw that I did not know were missing, and this enabled me to see pictures I was not aware God had been preparing. If you know the code this book will be a revelation. If not I pray for you.
Mere Illusion  Mar 30, 2007
Mere Christianity is a book often recommended to atheists by Christians and is touted as a rational, logical case for the Christian religion. Unfortunately, well-informed atheists will find that Lewis quickly uses a god of the gaps argument to explain his concept of Moral Law. Lewis's Moral Law argument will not fool anyone with a basic understanding of social evolution. All cultures have some prohibition against stealing and murder as well as some glorification of selflessness and compassion, but this is due not to a Lawgiver but to social evolution. The reason we have these moral characteristics is because they helped us to survive. Any tribe of humans who permitted murder or glorified betrayal would fall apart and die out quickly.

A warning to all atheists who pick up this book: Don't bother reading past Book 1. The Moral Law is the keystone of Lewis's argument. Without it, everything else he says is meaningless to atheists.
Why Christianism is the best option  Mar 28, 2007

This is the most important book you can read after the Bible. If you are searching for the meaning of your life, if you think there's gotta be more than what we see and perceive in our earthly existence, if your heart tells you to honestly seek for the truth, look no further; no other book will help you discover it. Actually God is reachable to everyone. You only have to be willing to put aside those obstacles in your vision. C. S. Lewis is not out there to "get you", nor preach to you. He'll help you figure it out yourself better than any other philosopher or scientist.

Some people will start looking for God by means of their intellectual curiosity, others will do it out of despair and sheer anguish, and others simply draw near Him out of love for His Son Jesus Christ. Whatever means to start your search is good as long as it is honest. (But remember that faith is a gift that God gives you, not that you give to yourself).

The book deals in its first short chapters with Natural Law, and it explains the difference with the laws of nature, e.g. gravity, etc. The language is simple enough for anybody to understand (if I understand it anybody can). Natural Law is still one of the unrefutable evidences for the existence of God that nobody can deny, or explain. Human Genome Project founder Francis Collins explains this very clearly too in his book 'The Language of God'. By the way, Collins says that the other choice we, humans, have in order to understand our nature is accepting that life is the result of an infinite series of miraculous "coincidences" or chances, whose probability are, each one of them, infinitely small.

I am reading this book for the second time, now in Spanish (this site doesn't let me publish my review to the Spanish edition). I am underlining almost every line. There is so much to think about here. But I'd like to quote the following lines:

"In religion, as in war and in everything else, consolation is the only thing that cannot be obtained by searching for it. If you look for the truth, you may find consolation in the end. If you look for consolation you will not find neither consolation nor the truth... only empty talk and preestablished conceptions to start with, and in the end, despair."

And this reminds me so much of one of Peter Kreeft's funny stories: When you were a child and believed in Santa, it made you feel comfortable and happy. Then why, when you grew up, did you stop believing in him? Why care for the truth if you can be happy?

Approach it honestly; and God bless us all who so seek Him, for we shall surely find Him.
A great book  Mar 25, 2007
C.S. Lewis did a wonderful job explaining what and why Christians believe what they believe and also references other religions and explains how they believe on the same topics. Many christians know what they are supposed to believe but never understand why. Once I picked this up, I couldn't put it down.
Laudable Lewis!  Mar 25, 2007
The insights, the eloquence, the metaphors, the balance between reality and Scripture, this volume is repleted with the above. It is true, for this volume witness to them all.

We have all quoted CS Lewis or read a quotation from this volume somewhere. I always love to read the primary source if I can. Get this volume, you would not be sorry.

Write your own review about Mere Christianity (Unabridged Audiobook)

Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding Mere Christianity (Unabridged Audiobook)

Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :

Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!

Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter

Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
About Us
Contact Us
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy