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religious institutionswhat commentary does the golden compass make about the church?

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turanvesta | eNotes Newbie

Posted December 2, 2007 at 7:49 PM via web

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what commentary does the golden compass make about the church?

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idoooenjoypudding | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 27, 2008 at 6:45 AM (Answer #2)

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In the 3rd, the children kill god...(impossible) and are forever free and happy. don't read the third!

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litteacher8 | Middle School Teacher | (Level 1) Distinguished Educator

Posted December 7, 2012 at 3:52 PM (Answer #3)

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This story is a metaphor against organized religion, not against God.  I know this sounds strange, but you should think about it in terms of how human beings apply the supposed principles of religion, twisting them to their will.

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