New PDF release: A Charmed Life: The Spirituality of Potterworld

By Francis Bridger

ISBN-10: 0385506651

ISBN-13: 9780385506656

In this enlightening examine J.K. Rowling's extraordinary bestsellers, a Christian minister illuminates the robust, confident message Harry Potter and his magical international convey to readers of all ages.

Potter fever has swept the realm and exhibits no symptoms of abating. The books and the new motion picture have attracted hundreds of thousands of fans and fanatics, them all eagerly waiting for the following installments. besides the frequent amusement and appreciation of Harry Potter and his friendships, although, feedback of the sequence has additionally emerged. The competition has considering concerns; the darkness of the novels and their obvious endorsement of witchcraft and the occult. In A Charmed Life, Francis Bridger, a theologian and pastor, argues that faraway from selling the darkish arts, the Potter books are firmly dependent in Christian values, and provide priceless insights into our characters, our relations, our priorities, and our spirituality.

Taking readers on an enjoyable journey of Potterworld, Bridger exhibits that every event provides new methods of expressing and exploring key religious matters, from the that means of justice, to the necessity to confront fears, to the debilitating results of evil. As Harry and his associates take care of each other, face their enemies, focus on their variously dysfunctional households, and adventure the typical difficulties of growing to be up, Bridger demonstrates, it truly is their intrinsic human goodness, love, and friendship--not wizardry or magic--that lets them conquer evil.

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