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The Book, the Idea, and the Legacy (AUDIO)
In what ways did your understanding of and appreciation for theology grow after listening to this lecture? God has made it possible, through his Son Jesus Christ, to be joined in an intimate spiritual unity with him. What difference can it make, in the way you think and feel, to know that you are truly connected with God?
This resource is part of a series on Mere Christianity. Click here to listen to the full series and to download the Study Guide.
Christopher Mitchell, Theologian, (1951 – 2014) was the third director of the Marion E. Wade Center from 1994 to 2013, and the first holder of the Marion E. Wade Chair of Christian Thought at Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois. Mitchell was also the Consulting Editor for VII: An Anglo-American Literary Review (now VII: Journal of the Marion E. Wade Center). Prior to coming to Wheaton College he served as a missionary and pastor. He has published several articles including “C.S. Lewis and Authentic Discipleship,” Knowing and Doing (C.S. Lewis Institute, Spring 2011 Issue.) Mitchell received his M.A. from Wheaton College, and a Ph.D. from the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, where his concentration was Historical Theology with a focus on Jonathan Edwards.