Let’s not pretend that Thor: Ragnarok is some profound theological declaration. It’s a superhero movie, and a silly one at that.
If you’ve seen it, you know. If not … well, first, you should probably read something else: This column will be just loaded with spoilers. But second be aware that Ragnarok feels more like a delightfully strange YouTube video than a precursor to another Avengers flick. The Emoji Movie only wishes it could’ve been this funny.
Still, the religiously geeky might pick up on a few spiritual undercurrents; echoes of biblical characters and themes that, admittedly, may not save your soul, still might entertain some at your next small group. For instance: