Rowling and religion

Melissa Proffitt Melissa at
Sat Feb 21 14:41:55 EST 2004

On Fri, 20 Feb 2004 15:23:57 +0000, minnow at wrote:
>Would it be better or worse, someone who has read the books, if there were
>people in the Potterverse who were like Ann in Antonia Forest's books, and
>genuinely Christian?  I mean, would it work if some of the children in the
>school did have a faith they held to *at the same time* as being wizards?

I really don't think so.  Religion is so not a part of the books, it would
just draw attention to itself and look awkward.  It would be an interesting
concept in general, but not the way Rowling's written the books.

Melissa Proffitt

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