Angels & Demons: Anti-Christian? Not really. Antimatter? Oh, yes.

This week, I both read Dan Brown’s Angels & Demons and saw Ron Howard’s film adaptation of the novel. Christian viewers and readers will be pleased to know that Angels & Demons, unlike The Da Vinci Code, makes no preposterous claims about the church’s conspiratorial process of canonizing the gospels to hide the “fact” that Jesus had a child with Mary Magdalene. As the Vatican has already declared, Angels & Demons is “harmless” in its theological assertions—which is to say, it doesn’t … [Read more...]