The Ball and the Cross

The Ball and the Cross

G. k. Chesterton G. k. Chesterton


The Ball and the Cross is a novel by G.K. Chesterton, first published in 1909. The story centers around two main characters: Evan MacIan, a devout Catholic and Angus MacAulay, an atheist. The two men meet by chance and engage in a heated debate about religion, which ultimately leads to a physical fight. The fight is interrupted when they are both...More
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Gilbert Keith Chesterton (29 May 1874 – 14 June 1936) was an English writer, philosopher, lay theologian, and literary and art critic. He has been referred to as the "prince of paradox". Time magazine observed of his writing style: "Whenever possible Chesterton made his points with popular sayings, proverbs, allegories—first carefully turning them inside out." Chesterton wrote around 80 books, several hundred poems, some 200 short stories, 4,000 essays (mostly newspaper columns), and several plays. He was a literary and social critic, historian, playwright, novelist, Catholic theologian and apologist, debater, and mystery writer.

Publish Date : 19 Jan 2023

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