"Wrong will be right, when Aslan comes in sight. At the sound of His roar sorrows will be no more. When He bares His teeth, winter meets its death. And when He shakes His mane, we shall have spring again." From Narnia, for you this Advent.
++Rowan Williams, The Lions World: 5 stars. Clarity and creativity are fused with imagination and interpretation in this sweep of Narnia. Rowan William’s insight & writing are majestic. There is freshness and warmth to the underbelly of this beautiful new work. The lightness of touch must not disguise the depth of incision, with a poetic and gracious twist:- "Being told your story doesn't compel your assent!" Themes are movingly gathered and wisely explored here. In The Lion’s World, Aslan is taken as an orthodox read-across from Jesus. The depiction of Aslan the Lion lets us sense afresh “what the experience [...]