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Pope's Chief Exorcist Calls Harry Potter "King of Darkness"

Posted by: Melissa
September 05, 2006, 04:39 PM

Many Leaky readers have emailed us with links to the recent news that Rev. Gabriele Amorth, Chief Exorcist for Pope Benedict XVI said in an interview with Vatican Radio last week that (fictional character) Harry Potter is "the king of darkness, the devil." Amorth, president ofContinued...

Christian Science Monitor: Harry Potter and Good and Evil

Posted by: Melissa
January 04, 2006, 11:37 PM

The Christian Science Monitor has an interesting article on Harry Potter, and the influence of J.K. Rowling's books on millions of children all over the world. The piece alludes to the continuing debate over the morality of the novels, saying

"Belief in magic is an old trait inContinued...

Church Uses HP for Schooling

Posted by: Melissa
August 18, 2005, 05:50 PM

A church in Pennsylvania has started to use Harry Potter books in its vacation Bible school curriculum - and as a result, enrollment doubled.