Category: G. K. Chesterton

  • Lord Peter Wimsey, Father Brown

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    Lord Peter Wimsey (Sayers), Father Brown (Chesterton) Aug 21, 2020 “Murder at the Wade: The Detective Fiction of G.K. Chesterton and Dorothy L. Sayers Whether it is a game of Clue or an episode of Sherlock on the BBC, everyone loves to solve a good murder mystery. In this week’s episode, Drs. Crystal and David…

  • G. K. Chesterton, Manalive (London, 1912)

    Manalive

    G. K. Chesterton, Manalive (London: John Lane, 1912) August 31, 2023 Manalive by G.K. Chesterton In Orthodoxy (1908), G.K. Chesterton shares his idea to write a romance in which an Englishman travels around the world and sets foot on a foreign land only to discover that he returned home. “How can we contrive to be astonished at…

  • G. K. Chesterton, The Man Who Was Thursday (London, 1908)

    The Man Who Was Thursday

    G. K. Chesterton, The Man Who Was Thursday (London: J. W. Arrowsmith, 1908) July 28, 2023 The Man Who Was Thursday by G.K. Chesterton Only G.K. Chesterton could write a detective novel about undercover poet cops bravely battling anarchists as a way of explaining the problem of evil and the revelation of God in nature.…

  • Orthodoxy

    Orthodoxy (1908) Part 1, chs. 1-4 Dec 16, 2022 Orthodoxy by G.K. Chesterton, Part 1 Over the last century many Christian apologists have made a name for themselves. At the root of this apologetic tree lies the genius and charm of Gilbert Keith Chesterton and Orthodoxy. In this week’s episode, Drs. Crystal and David C. Downing sit down…

Christine Colón Crystal Downing David Hooker David McNutt Graham Shea Jerry Root Laura Schmidt Marjorie Mead