skip to Main Content


A selection of my articles that have appeared in various journals (print and online)

‘In Memoriam Walter Hooper (1931-2020)’

Journal of Inklings Studies (Vol. 11: 1)

‘Always Christmas, Never Winter? Christianity in the Writings of Charles Dickens’

HBU School of Christian Thought Blog (June 2020)

‘Architecture for Mere Christianity’

Touchstone (March/April, 2020)

‘Chesterton and the Seven Heavens’

An Unexpected Journal (Issue 4, 2019)

‘Return to Planet Narnia’

An Unexpected Journal (Issue 4, 2018)

Diary Column

Catholic Herald (27th July 2018)

‘God the Father of Lights: C.S. Lewis on Christianity and Paganism’

Sacred Architecture (Vol. 33, Spring 2018)

‘Onions and Roses’

HBU School of Christian Thought blog (July 2017)

‘A Time to Scatter Stones and a Time to Gather Stones Together’

Imprimis (July/August 2017, Vol. 46, No. 7/8)

‘C.S. Lewis, Jupiter and Christmas’

HBU School of Christian Thought blog (November 2016)

‘C.S. Lewis and the Art of Disagreement’

Intercollegiate Review (November 2016)

‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Sanctuary’

HBU School of Christian Thought blog (March 2016)

‘C.S. Lewis on Christianity as the True Myth’

Patheos (9 March 2016)

‘Of Hills and Dales’

Imprimis (May/June 2015, Vol. 44, No. 5/6) and reprinted in Vital Speeches of the Day (August 2015, Vol. 81, Issue 8)

‘C.S. Lewis’s Wit’

HBU School of Christian Thought blog (April 2015)

‘Learning What No One Meant to Teach: The Educational Experiences of C.S. Lewis’

Christian History (Issue 113, Spring 2015)


Linguaculture, International Journal of the Iaşi Linguaculture Centre (Vol. 5, No. 2, 2014)

‘A Pointless Article’

HBU School of Christian Thought blog (November 2014)

‘Narnia’s Prospects: The Silver Chair Sixty Years On’

Sewanee Theological Review (Pentecost 2014, Vol. 57:3)

‘C.S. Lewis on Power’

The Statesman (Journal of the John Jay Institute, April 2014)

‘The Next C.S. Lewis? A Note on Austin Farrer’

Transpositions (Institute for Theology, Imagination and the Arts blog, February 2014)

‘Rendevous with Death: C.S. Lewis on Mortality and the Afterlife’

Christian Research Journal (Vol. 36, No. 5, 2013)

‘How Lewis Lit the Way: Why the path to reasonable faith begins with story and imagination’

Christianity Today (November 2013)

‘Science and Religion in the Writings of C.S. Lewis’

Science and Christian Belief (April 2013)

‘A Thief in the Night: The Christian Ethic at the Heart of The Hobbit’

Christian Research Journal (Vol. 35, No. 6, 2012)

‘Quality or Quantity? A Response to Justin Barrett’s Quantitative Assessment of Planet Narnia’

Seven: An Anglo-American Literary Review (online article, 2012)

‘The Current State of C.S. Lewis Scholarship’

Sewanee Theological Review (Easter 2012, Vol. 55:2)

‘A Look at Lewis’s Poetry’

online article at (January 2009)

‘C.S. Lewis and the Star of Bethlehem’

Books & Culture (January 2008)

‘Narnia’s Secret: C.S. Lewis and the Seven Heavens’

Touchstone (December 2007)

‘Knights and Martyrs’

Christian History and Biography (Issue 88, Fall 2005)

‘C.S. Lewis and Philip Pullman’

The Mars Hill Review (No. 21, 2003)

‘Planet Narnia’

The Times Literary Supplement (25 April 2003)
Back To Top