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Finding God in The lord of the rings

by Kurt D. Bruner

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Published by Tyndale House in Wheaton, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973.,
    • Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973 -- Religion.,
    • Christianity and literature -- England -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Christian fiction, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Fantasy fiction, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Middle Earth (Imaginary place),
    • Theology in literature.,
    • God in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementKurt Bruner, Jim Ware.
      ContributionsWare, Jim.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6039.O32 L6325 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 120 p. ;
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3938615M
      ISBN 100842355715
      LC Control Number2001004107

      Lord of the Rings, First Edition. Finding God in the Lord of the Rings. Kurt Bruner, Jim Ware. Published by SaltRiver Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP More information about this seller | Contact this seller   Tolkien wrote The Hobbit in the s as a children’s book. It was the mid s before he finished publishing The Lord of the Rings. By then, he was a more mature novelist and “sub-creator” and had seen how interested adults could be in his hobbit tale. So his sequel is darker.

      The author’s Christian worldview, however, is clearly at work (families interested in specific parallels to Christianity should read the book Finding God in the Lord of the Rings by Kurt Bruner and Jim Ware, available from Focus on the Family). Sorcery returns, but its . In Finding God in The Lord of the Rings, Bruner and Ware explore several scenes/events from the books and examine the relationship to the Bible, Christianity, and the Christian walk. True, there are parallels that can be drawn, and according to materials Tolkien wrote that are referenced in the epilogue of this book, that was part of Tolkien.

        Some very positive books about the Tolkien trilogy have been written in the past few years, such as \”Finding God in \’The Lord of the Rings\’ \” by Kurt Bruner and Jim Ware. The authors contend that Tolkien\’s basis in Christianity becomes apparent as the story unfolds, unveiling Christian elements throughout the tale. Search Results for - lord of the rings - The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings. By Gene B. Hardy. The Hidden Meaning of The Lord of the Rings: The Theological Vision of Tolkien's Fiction. By Joseph Pearce. Duration: 3 h 35 min. Regular Price: $ Or 1 credit. Finding God in The Lord of the Rings. By Jim Ware. Duration: 3 h 34 min.


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