Much has been written about C.S. Lewis, but far less is known is about his wife. If Christians know anything about Lewis’ marriage, it is that he married late in life, and that his wife died soon after of cancer.
Knitters reached their goal this year of 5,000 hats!
The last federal election changed the political landscape of Canada and brought 197 new MPs to Ottawa. Christian Courier interviewed five of these MPs from different regions across Canada to get to know the people behind the headlines.
On February 6, 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that Canada’s century-old laws against assisted suicide were in violation of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms and should be struck down. Many voices responded to the ruling, with some welcoming the decision
Gifts are of no use if we keep them to ourselves; our spiritual gifts can’t be used in isolation. We need to use them to strengthen each other, to become communities bearing witness to Christ’s love. Giving is the expression of love.
De Bruijne says that he intended the chapel to tell a story: “This was on my mind for a long time, but it is the first time I created such a project. However I have designed sets for my theatre-plays, which is also creating a three-dimensional space in which a story is told. In actual fact the Canvas Chapel is a set . . . in which my personal story about faith, hope and love is told.”
Art is such a gift to our God-shaped humanity. Metaphors awaken us to think for ourselves, and to touch truths that are hard to put into words. Art’s ambiguity opens us up to think and discover, honouring the complexity of the world.