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Lewis did. He wrote an essay in 1949 exposing the tyrannical folly of “The Humanitarian Theory of Punishment” ( Essay Collection and Other Short Pieces, London: HarperCollins, 2000, 698-705). This theory reigns in Norway today.
C. S. Lewis may seem like an odd subject for study when it comes to the theology and practice of worship. He was neither a clergyman nor a professional theologian. And though he wrote wisely and winsomely on a wide range of subjects related to the Christian life, he devoted relatively little attention to ecclesiology, liturgy, music, and corporate worship.
It is very desirable that we should all advance to that perfection of love in which we shall fear no longer; but it is very undesirable, until we have reached that stage, that we should allow any inferior agent to cast out our fear. (“The World’s Last Night” in C. S. Lewis: Essay Collection and Other Short Pieces, 51).
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Finding C. S. Lewis’s Essays.. Essay Collection and Other Short Pieces is the first book to own. If you can’t find it in the US, try amazon.co.uk. This contains a large proportion of the pieces and nearly all of those not specifically dedicated to academic literary criticism.
C. S. Lewis: Essay Collection and Other Short Pieces; Library Edition by Lewis, C. S. Blackstone Audio Inc, 2014. Audio CD. New. unabridged library edition. 1 pages.
Lewis brings this point home with a simple metaphor: “you cannot judge any artefact (sic) except by using it as it was intended. It is no good judging a butter-knife by seeing whether it will saw logs” (in Essay Collection and Other Short Pieces 90). This style of writing is vintage Lewis.