Re: Incarnation

Bill Dozier (
Tue, 16 Apr 1996 09:04:28 -0400

> > I seem to remember C.S. Lewis being open to the possibility of life on
> > other planets but insisting that if they were creatures capable of sin,
> > and actually did sin, and (apparently unlike the angels) were capable of
> > redemption, then their redemption would be on the basis of the
> > incarnation of the Son on planet Earth. Unfortunately, my cursory survey
> > of Lewis's books I have at hand did not locate that reference... maybe
> > someone else knows it (hope I'm not mistaken).

This was certainly discussed in Out of the Silent Planet, but it may have
appeared elsewhere, too.

Bill Dozier
Scatterer at Large