The Everlasting Man

Version: Unabridged
Author: G.K. Chesterton
Narrator: Derek Perkins
Genres: Christianity
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Published In: November 2015
# of Units: 9 CDs
Length: 10 hours, 39 minutes
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Overview

Highly influential in C. S. Lewis conversion from atheism to Christianity, "The Everlasting Man" continues to inspire new generations of readers.

Considered by many to be Chesterton s greatest masterpiece, this book declares his comprehensive view of world history as informed by the Incarnation. Retelling mankind s story from the very beginning, he shows how all human desires are fulfilled in the person of Christ and Christ s church. With his characteristic brilliance and irony, he argues that Christianity is not just a religion to stand beside other religions, for the fact of the Incarnation sets it apart.

One of the most original and controversial theological works ever written, "The Everlasting Man" offers a commanding perspective of world history and aims to restore our sense of wonder in the universe, our God, and ourselves."

Author Details

Author Details

Chesterton, G.K.

G. K. Chesterton's writing career spanned 35 years and included nearly 100 books and thousands of articles in 125 different periodicals, on topics ranging from travel, economics, and politics to religion and philosophy. Malcolm Brennan is a professor emeritus of English at the Citadel in South Carolina and is the author of numerous works, including a collection of essays on the history of the English martyrs.