Tag: J.R.R. Tolkien

Is the Hobbit a Christian Story?

But, how could it be? After all there are elves and dwarves and dragons…and (shudder) magic?! But J.R.R. Tolkien was a Christian, and while he would have told you that his faith influenced his work, he did not set out to write an exclusively Christian allegory. While a student at Asbury University (then Asbury College), …

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