The Golden Compass Questions and Answers
by Philip Pullman

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religious institutions what commentary does the golden compass make about the church?

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