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Author finds Christian themes in Hobbit

In J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy world of The Hobbit there are no churches, no Bible, no God. On the surface, the mythical realm of Middle-Earth seems a land devoid of religion.

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  • Headline: Author finds Christian themes in Hobbit
  • Publication: Religion, Pages 14 on 12/15/2012
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