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Faith Reels: The Force Awakens…and also with you

If you have not yet seen this film, we will not go into specific details about the storyline. However, if you want to be completely surprised by the content of the film, please read this after you have seen the film. There is a place at the end of this commentary for readers to add their own comments. Please do.

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A religious case for ignoring the Star Wars prequels (I, II, and III)

Title image from Star Wars films

Bob Smietana, a religion writer, has written a hilarious article for the Washington Post comparing the Star Wars prequels to the Gnostic Gospels.

From the article:

While those gnostic Gospels have garnered headlines, they’ve never been embraced by the faithful. That’s in part because they’re terrible, filled with stilted dialogue and bizarre plot twists.

Take the Gospel of Judas, which seems to depict Jesus as a visitor from another dimension.

“I know who you are and where you have […]

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