The Theological Imagination of Madeleine L'Engle in A Wrinkle in Time

LECTURE DELIVERED AT YOUR IMAGINATION REDEEMED 2018.

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Madeline L'Engle wrote a classic fantasy and a theologically rich masterpiece in A Wrinkle in Time. What is that theology and how does imagination help us enter into it? Spoiler: we will engage the movie, but only to a limited degree.

FR. MATT BURNETT

Rector, Holy Trinity Anglican Church

Matt Burnett is the rector at Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Colorado Springs. Born in Texas, he received undergraduate and graduate degrees from Texas A&M, worked for Compassion International all over the world, and founded Knowledge Builders, a small consulting company. He received his M.Div. from Trinity School for Ministry in Pittsburgh in 2002, and founded Holy Trinity in 2004. In addition to his beloved work in the parish, he is currently working on his doctorate, for which his dissertation focuses on the value of C.S. Lewis's fiction to catechesis and training up the next generation of the Church. He is married to Lauren and has three sons.


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