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The Hobbit, The Plan, and the Gay Marriage Ban
Dec25by johnchancock
A short time ago a friend and I watched the latest movie based on J.R.R. Tolkien‘s The Hobbit. I first read The Hobbit as a freshman in college, and more recently I have been reading The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Just in case you weren’t aware, this Tolkien fellow was neither a slouch nor a pushover. It seems as though he also kept good company. For example, toward the end of his semi-autobiographical work entitled Surprised by Joy, Clive Staples Lewis described Tolkien’s influential role in his own conversion to Christianity. Elsewhere, in a letter to his friend Arthur Greeves, Lewis explained: “I have just passed on from believing in God to definitely believing in Christ, in Christianity… My long night talk with Dyson and Tolkien had a great deal to do with it.”


One portion of The Hobbit 2 depicts the good wizard Gandalf in direct confrontation with the forces of darkness and evil. There is a remarkable s…