Results from Tag: 'j.r.r. tolkien'
Tolkien’s world of thought could be the ideal bridge between the vague longings of modern youth and the truth of Christian tradition.
Connections to St. John Henry Newman (and other saints) included.
Tolkien made the choice to follow his mother into her new faith, receiving the sacraments of holy Communion and Confirmation at the age of 12.
In the month of September, we mark the 50th anniversary of the passing of one of the greatest writers of the 20th century, J.R.R. Tolkien, and we celebrate this week both Hobbit Day and Tolkien Week. This week on Register Radio we talk to author and Tolkien expert Joseph Pearce about the legacy of the devoutly Catholic scholar and his masterwork, ‘The Lord of the Rings.’
Marking a new era in Tolkien studies and commemorating the 50th anniversary of the famous author’s death
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