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The Screwtape letters

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A milestone in the history of popular theology, The Screwtape Letters is an iconic classic on spiritual warfare and the dynamics of temptation.

This profound and striking narrative takes the form of a series of letters from Screwtape, a devil high in the Infernal Civil Service, to his nephew Wormwood, a junior colleague engaged in his first mission on earth, trying to secure the damnation of a young man who has just become a Christian. Although the young man initially looks to be a willing victim, he changes his ways and is "lost" to the young devil.

Dedicated to Lewis's friend and colleague J. R. R. Tolkien, The Screwtape Letters is a timeless classic on spiritual conflict and the psychology of temptation which are part of our religious experience.

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The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis is a classic masterpiece of religious satire that entertains readers with its sly and ironic portrayal of human life and foibles from the vantage point of Screwtape, a highly placed assistant to "Our Father Below." At once wildly comic, deadly serious, and strikingly original, C.S. Lewis's The Screwtape Letters is the most engaging account of temptation—and triumph over it—ever written.

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subject_facet Audiobooks, Christian fiction, American, Christianity -- 20th century, Devil -- Fiction
title_display The Screwtape letters ; with, Screwtape proposes a toast
title_full The Screwtape Letters, The Screwtape letters ; with, Screwtape proposes a toast / C.S. Lewis, The Screwtape letters [sound recording] / C.S. Lewis, The screwtape letters [sound recording] / C.S. Lewis
title_short The Screwtape letters
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