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C.S. Lewis’s Greatest Influence

The Life & Work of George MacDonald and His Vital Message to the Modern Christian.

An 8-week virtual series, beginning September 5

Moderated by Professor Derek Holser.

You need not be present to participate. All recordings will be emailed to registrants to watch later.

Week 1: My Journey with George MacDonald: Why Now, Why Forever 
Derek Holser // Professor, Seapointe College
 
 
Week 2: The Legacy of George MacDonald in the Lives of C.S. Lewis & G.K. Chesterton 
Guest Conversationalist: Ron Dart // Professor of Political Science, Philosophy and Religious Studies, University of the Fraser Valley
 
 
Week 3: MacDonald’s Influences: German Romanticism & F.D. Maurice 
Guest Conversationalist: Ron Dart // Professor of Political Science, Philosophy and Religious Studies, University of the Fraser Valley
 
 
Week 4: C.S. Lewis’s Heroic Paradigms, Sexist or Not?
Guest Conversationalist: Monika Hilder // Professor of English, Trinity Western University // Co-Founder, The Inklings Institute of Canada
 
 
Week 5: Baptized Imagination: The Theology of George MacDonald
Guest Conversationalist: Kerry Dearborn // Professor Emerita of Theology, Seattle Pacific University
 
Week 6: Becoming Childlike: The Serious Business of Joy
Guest Conversationalist(s): Chris Green // Professor of Public Theology, Southeastern University // Director of St. Anthony Institute for Theology, Philosophy, and Liturgics
 
Jordan Daniel Wood, PhD // Historical Theologian, Author, The Whole Mystery of Christ: Creation as Incarnation in Maximus the Confessor
 
Week 7: Lilith, Themes & Theology
Guest Conversationalist(s): Chris Green // Professor of Public Theology, Southeastern University // Director of St. Anthony Institute for Theology, Philosophy, and Liturgics
 
Jordan Daniel Wood, PhD // Historical Theologian, Author, The Whole Mystery of Christ: Creation as Incarnation in Maximus the Confessor
 
 
Week 8: Our Journey with George Macdonald: His Transforming Thoughts for our Hearts and our Home 
Guest Conversationalist: Leah Holser, Board Vice-President, Northwest Family Life

If you are having trouble submitting payment, please contact [email protected] or call 757.777.1438.

As an alternative, you may make a donation of $50 and list “Virtual Discussion Series” in the description to receive the Zoom link.

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