To make hidden things visible

Like the P in psychology, The H in psychiatry, Invisible Ink and the Truth in Theology... The spell is complete, Now all is visible. In C. S. Lewis's The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, the author does not say what exactly Lucy Pevensie had to recite in order to perform the spell to make hidden things visible. But in Michael Apted's motion picture version of the story, we do get to hear her recite the spell — and what she says is pretty much what I've quoted above.The spell seems to suggest that t … [Read more...]

C. S. Lewis on Mysticism

I haven't (yet) read C.S. Lewis' final book, Letters to Malcolm: Chiefly on Prayer. But after reading this blog post on Lewis' perspective on mysticism, that book (or at least a part of it) has soared to near the top of my to-read list. … [Read more...]


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