Superman: Not Just a Man, but a Just Man

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Note: This article contains references to events in the movie Man of Steel that could be construed as spoilers. It is no state secret at this point that Warner Brothers rather cannily marketed Man of Steel to Christians, playing on the obvious and intentional parallels between Superman and Jesus the incarnate Son of God. Our own Derek Rishmawy has done solid work in untangling these parallels and parsing out the values and pratfalls of viewing Superman Christologically. But there is another … [Read more...]

ELSEWHERE: Warner Brothers Helps Pastors Preach The Gospel According To Superman

Are you a pastor who is stuck for material for an upcoming sermon? Well, you might have heard that there's a new Superman movie out. Warner Brothers has kindly gone through the trouble of preparing a handy-dandy sermon guide based on it. Now you can take the rest of the week off. (Obviously, this is, in no way, a crude marketing ploy just to get churchgoers to see the Man of Steel trailer.) … [Read more...]


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