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Remembering Walter Hooper (1931-2020)


  • Editorial Staff Marion E. Wade Center
  • James Como The New York C.S. Lewis Society
  • Owen A. Barfield Owen Barfield Literary Estate
  • Philip Ryken Wheaton College
  • Steven A. Beebe Texas State University
  • Holly Ordway Houston Baptist University
  • David C. Downing Marion E. Wade Center, Wheaton College


Walter was also greatly loved and valued by many who knew him as a friend. The Editorial Staff of VII have asked a number of these to share their memories of this gentle, fun-loving and devout man who found great joy in sharing his love for the works of C.S. Lewis with so many others. 

  • Editorial Staff, "Introduction," p. e123.
  • James Como, "A Providential Friend," pp. e124-e126.
  • Owen A. Barfield, "A Shared Dedication to Owen Barfield," pp. e126-e127.
  • Philip Ryken, "In the Service of Another," p. e128.
  • Steven A. Beebe, "A Generous Spirit," p. e129-e131.
  • Holly Ordway, "A Link in the Chain," p. e132.
  • David C. Downing, "A Good Steward," p. e133-e135.







Remembering Walter Hooper