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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A Look at Richard Baxter
Richard Baxter was a prolific Puritan author, pastor, and theologian in the mid-17th century and...Read More
A Look At John Owen
In this recording, James Houston introduces us to John Owen, a Puritan pastor and theologian...Read More
Spiritual Disciplines of Meditative Life
In this recording Houston outlines why it is necessary for the believer to have purity...Read More
Corporate Renewal: Historical Examples – James Houston
Richard Lovelace details how corporate spiritual renewal occurs through both Biblical and historical examples.
What is Christian Discipleship?
The mission of the C. S. Lewis Institute is to develop wholehearted disciples of Jesus...Read More
Who Are Christian Disciples?
James Houston discusses the development of the character of Christian disciples and how the gospel...Read More
How Are Christian Disciples Developed?
Discipleship can be thought of the way that the Christian’s character is brought in to...Read More
How Are Christian Disciples Bonded in Community? – Part 1
He discusses how believers are enriched by the Christian community, the way believers are to...Read More
Suffering & Insight: Intro & Theodicy
How do we reconcile God’s goodness with the reality of suffering in the world? James...Read More
General Principles Concerning Suffering
Listen to this engaging legacy audio recording on General Principles Concerning Suffering by James M....Read More