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Old 12-30-2009, 02:23 AM
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That's not CS Lewis. Lewis wrote The Chronicles of Narnia, which were Christian-allegorical children's stories. The Golden Compass series is very anti-Christian and most definitely anti-GOD.

In fact, the author of those books is an athiest and he deliberately wrote his Golden Compass series as a counterpoint to the Chronicles of Narnia.
yeah, i was kidding ...

seriously though, i have read both, and i can't really understand how the golden compass is anti-god ... but i guess i am not that good at reading between the lines
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Old 12-30-2009, 02:34 AM
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yeah, i was kidding ...

seriously though, i have read both, and i can't really understand how the golden compass is anti-god ... but i guess i am not that good at reading between the lines
Well, you don't need to read between the lines, just read about the author:
http://www.snopes.com/politics/religion/compass.asp
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Old 12-30-2009, 02:37 AM
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Well, you don't need to read between the lines, just read about the author:
http://www.snopes.com/politics/religion/compass.asp
oh, i know about pullman, he states openly that it was written as a rebuttal per se to lewis' works and with rejection of religion and all .. but i just didn't get fee that it was so overpowering in the book itself ... but i guess it is the wolf in sheeps clothing in this instance ...
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