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    By: Dr. John Ankerberg and Dr. John Weldon; ©1999 What do witches believe? The broad answer is “pretty much whatever they want to believe. Contents 1 WHAT DO WITCHES BELIEVE? WHAT DO WITCHES BELIEVE? “And now, before we go to bed, let us sing the school song! … Everyone pick their favorite tune,” said Dumbledore, […]

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    By: Dr. John Ankerberg; ©1999 The occult is an umbrella term which includes many practices and belief systems. These beliefs are usually based on the idea that everything is or contains energy…, and one can access, change, channel and/or manipulate this energy (or force) for the purposes of gaining information, healing, or bringing a desired […]

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    By: Dr. John Ankerberg; ©1999 Questions about Harry Potter are answered. Contents 1 QUESTIONS ABOUT HARRY POTTER QUESTIONS ABOUT HARRY POTTER 1. What is Witchcraft? If we want to determine whether or not the Harry Potter books are presenting the principles of Witchcraft, we need to define what Witchcraft is.The Encyclopedia of Witches & Witchcraftstates: […]

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    By: Berit Kjos; ©1999 We are not trying to ban or censor Harry Potter books. Our aim is to answer questions from concerned parents and help them understand the threats to their children’s faith from a Biblical perspective. Contents 1 Harry Potter Lures Kids to Witchcraft with Praise from Christian Leaders 2 Footnotes 3 Notes […]

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    By: Dr. John Ankerberg; ©1999 The grand objects of alchemy were (1) the discovery of a process by which the baser metals might be transmuted into gold and silver; (2) the discovery of an elixir by which life might be prolonged indefinitely; … (Lewis Spence, An Encyclopedia ofOccultism, p. 10) Contents 1 Harry Potter and […]

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    By: Dr. John Ankerberg; ©1999 “Harry Potter was a highly unusual boy in many ways. For one thing, he hated the summer holidays more than any other time of year. For another, he really wanted to do his homework but was forced to do it in secret, in the dead of night. And he also […]

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    By: Dr. John Ankerberg; ©1999 Book 4 starts with murder. Tom Riddle, Sr. (Voldemort’s father) is dead. He was murdered, along with his father and mother, 50 years ago in town of Little Hangleton. The gardener, Frank Bryce, was suspected of being the murderer, although there was never any evidence to convict him. Contents 1 […]

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    By: John Ankerberg; ©1999 Poor Harry. He’s back home at the Dursleys for the school holiday. The Dursleys don’t like Hedwig, Harry’s owl; the Dursleys don’t like magic—even the word; the Dursleys don’t like Harry’s school things—his wand, robes, cauldron, books, broomstick, have all been locked in the closet under the stairs for the summer; […]

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    By: Berit Kjos; ©1999 A set of strategic truths that exposes and counters every deception. When we “put on the whole armor,” God fills us with His life even as He covers us. 7 Don’t forget that our real enemy is the spiritual hierarchy of occult forces, not globalist educators or well-meaning teachers. Only God’s […]

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    What Christian Parents Should Know About Harry Potter and video “Witchcraft Repackaged” – Program 1 By: Caryl Matriciana, Berit Kjos, Robert McGee Just how real is the witchcraft presented in the Harry Potter books? What do children learn about the power and consequences of witchcraft? What Christian Parents Should Know About Harry Potter and video […]

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    By: Dr. Ted Baehr; ©2002 With a new Harry Potter movie due out soon, Dr. Baehr takes this time to remind us of why Christian parents need to educate their children to be “intelligent consumers” when it comes to the messages in many of today’s movies. Contents 1 Introduction 2 The Problem 3 The Solution-Media […]

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    By: Dr. Ted Baehr; ©2002 It’s all well and good for the “hero” or the “antihero” of a movie to be nice, but shouldn’t we want more than just “nice” in our hero types? Contents 1 Nice is Not Good Enough Nice is Not Good Enough The antihero in movies has become so prominent that […]

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    By: Dr. Ted Baehr; ©2002 While this article deals primarily with Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, the principles also apply to Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, which opens later this month. Dr. Baehr and Dr. Snyder give advise to help you teach your child to see and understand the occult philosophy underneath […]

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    By: Dr. Ted Baehr; ©2004 With the third movie coming out June 4, a new wave of interest in Harry Potter is rising. Read MovieGuide’s review of the movie, then take our Harry Potter Quiz elsewhere on this website. Contents 1 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban 2 NOTES Harry Potter and the Prisoner […]

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    By: Dr. Ted Baehr, Dr. Tom Snyder; ©2003 What is the difference between Harry Potter and The Lord of the Rings? While there are many ways to answer that question, Dr. Ted Baehr and Dr. Tom Snyder concentrate on the ontological difference—the different views of reality presented by the two authors. “A 4-year-old girl was […]

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    By: Dr. Ted Baehr; ©2002 C. S. Lewis once noted that people make two mistakes in their theology of evil: many discount the Devil as a myth, others give him too much power. Both are wrong. The Devil is real, but his power is limited. So what does that have to do with Harry Potter? […]

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