James M. Houston
James M. Houston, Professor, is a co-founder of the C.S. Lewis Institute. From its beginning, Jim has served as a Senior Fellow of the Institute, lecturing at CSLI events over the past four decades. He received his Bachelor of Science and M.A. degrees from the University of Edinburgh and a D. Phil. from Oxford University. He was a University Lecturer at Oxford from 1947 – 1971 where he taught cultural and historical geography. While teaching at Oxford, he met C.S. Lewis and participated in a regular Bible study with him for six years. He is known as one of the “founding fathers” of Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia where he has served as the first Principal, Chancellor and Professor of Spiritual Theology.
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Christian Life in a Narcissistic Society – Part 2
James M. Houston concludes his two-part series by sharing that Narcissism is globally reflective of...Read More
Christian Life in a Narcissistic Society – Part 1
Dr. James M. Houston explores Narcissism in part 1 of a two-part series.
And What About the Future?
James Houston states that "the Christian contemporary understanding of the Judgment of the nations must...Read More
Devotional Reading Transformations – Part 1
Jim Houston teaches us a devotional approach to the study of the Bible. Learn more...Read More
Devotional Reading Transformations – Part 2
Are your devotional readings feeling dry or tired? Discover a fresh approach to studying Scripture...Read More
Credibility of Christian Life in Contemporary Narcissistic Society – Part I
James M. Houston discusses The apostolic message to each of the early Christian churches is...Read More
Credibility of Christian Life in Contemporary Narcissistic Society – Part II
The Credibility of the Christian Life in the Contemporary Narcissistic Society is necessary because Post-moderns...Read More
C.S. Lewis as Prophet for Postmodernism
While foreseeing the challenges of postmodernism from a distance, C.S. Lewis offered a refreshingly distinct...Read More
Looking Ahead to Christian Life in a Personalist Culture
Dr. James M. Houston offers lessons from C.S. Lewis for Christian life in a postmodern...Read More
The Prayer-Life of C.S. Lewis
So to try to enter into the understanding of Lewis’ prayer-life is an attempt to...Read More