Our Souls Yearn For Silence

Why is finding silence so hard?

Aaron Schnoor


Photo by Guillaume de Germain on Unsplash

C.S. Lewis, one of my favorite authors and theologians, once wrote that “We live, in fact, in a world starved for solitude, silence, and private.”

It sounds like a quote that could be from 2023, doesn’t it?

But Lewis, who died in 1963, actually wrote the words in his book The Weight of Glory, first published in…