Have noticed how often C.S Lewis’ name is mentioned in Christian blogs? Why does it seem appropriate to quote an author of fictional books- born in the 1800’s- in defence of theism?
World renown actors, musicians, authors, sport stars and the like may have some very inspiring words towards a belief and no doubt they will circulate online.
They all have one thing in common, their expertise lies elsewhere. A large percentage of those that are hitting the Share button fear Donald Trump as president because he is not qualified. When it comes to presidency I guess the repercussions are more real as the effects are seen in life rather than death. The ‘Great Wall’ and all. I am uninspired by Christian Quotes in the same way you probably are uninspired by a reality star running for president.
Using the words of an author that made his name writing fiction, in support of biblical fiction, is hardly surprising.