CSL Daily 10/23/17

FACT OF THE DAY:

The sixth and final radio drama of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe aired on the BBC on Oct. 23, 1959.

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QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“God makes no appetite in vain.”

Learning in War-Time
(Preached on 10/22/1939 as “None Other Gods: Culture in War-Time”)

CSL Daily 10/20/17

FACT OF THE DAY:

On October 20, 1949 the last reported Thursday Inklings meeting occurred according to Lewis’s brother’s diary.

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QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“If there’s anyone who can appear before Aslan without their knees knocking, they’re either braver than most, or else just silly.”

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
(Published 10/16/1950)

CSL Daily 10/16/17


FACT OF THE DAY:

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, the first published book of Narnia stories was published on Oct. 16, 1950.

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QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“’Safe?’ said Mr. Beaver; ‘don’t you hear what Mrs. Beaver tells you? Who said anything about safe? ‘Course he isn’t safe. But he’s good. He’s the King, I tell you.’”

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
(Published 10/16/1950)

CSL Daily 9/17/17

FACT OF THE DAY:

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe began being dramatized on the BBC in six weekly installments on September 18, 1959.

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QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“The value given to the testimony of any feeling must depend on our philosophy [belief system], not our whole philosophy on a feeling.”

Religion: Reality or Substitute?
(Published in September-October, 1941 issue of World Dominion)

CSL Daily 6/22/17

FACT OF THE DAY:

Lewis showed the galley proofs for The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe to the Inklings on June 22, 1950.

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QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“It is not really you who are holding fast to Him but He to you: and He will bring you to wherever He wants.”

Letter to Rhona Bodle 6/22/1948
(Published in The Collected Letters of C.S. Lewis, Volume II