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The Screwtape Letters Study Questions & Topics for Discussion

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Topics for Discussion

Think of ways in which science and religion or reason and religion have been at odds in history. What are some famous examples of this? Now think of examples of how religion and science or religion and reason have been shown to be compatible.

Compare and contrast the brightly skeptical group of sophisticated and worldly people the patient meets in the early days of his conversion, and the group of intelligent and agreeable people he meets through the young woman he loves.

To whom is Screwtape referring in this passage: "Our cause is never more in danger than when a human, no longer desiring, but still intending, to do our Enemy's will, looks round upon a universe from which every trace of Him seems to have vanished, and asks why he has been forsaken, and still obeys," (Letter 8, p. 40). If you know who it is, how do...

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