God of the Fairy Tale: Finding Truth in the Land of Make-Believe (Google eBook)
What Treasures Are Hidden in the Enchanted Woods?
More than just bedtime traditions, more than simple children’s literature, the most enduring stories are echoes of the greatest of all stories, the Gospel. God of the Fairy Tale is a collection of spiritual reflections on the truths found in classic fairy tales, truths that point us to the ultimate Truth about God, redemption, and ourselves.
Delving into twenty classic folk and fairy tales, God of the Fairy Tale leads us into the mystical landscape of elves, goblins, and talking animals to reveal the jewels of truth that hide inside these most simple of stories. Through the fables of Snow White, Cinderella, Hansel and Gretel, and many others, we discover a perspective not unlike that of the Bible–a world of people trying to be something more, questing to do good in a realm fraught with evil, where a turn of the tables leaves the strong defeated and the weak victorious.
Each tale is presented along with a meditation on the spiritual and theological themes present. God of the Fairy Tale will warm your heart with a world of characters, creatures, and circumstances that spin an entertaining yarn and affirm the most essential Christian worldviews.
From the Hardcover edition.
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Review: God of the Fairy TaleUser Review - G. Duhm - Christianbook.com
Having always been a fan of the fairy tale, it was a delight to view them from a perspective which allows us to acknowledge God is all aspects of life, even in the simple and mythical stories known as fairy tales, It reminds the reader to reflect on God in our own life fears and realities. Read full review
Review: God of the Fairy Tale: Finding Truth in the Land of Make-BelieveUser Review - Adam Ross - Goodreads
Ware tries hard and makes some good points, but on the whole the book is just shy of good. Read full review
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