EXAMINING TWILIGHT THROUGH A BIBLICAL LENS People around the world are asking the same question, enraptured with Edward and Bellaas forbidden romance in the Twilight Saga, a four-book serial phenomenon written by Stephenie Meyer. The bestsellers tell the story of a regular girlas relationship with a vampire who has chosen to follow his agooda side. But the Saga isnat just another fantasyaitas teaching girls about love, sex, and purpose. With 48 million copies in print and a succession of upcoming blockbuster films, now is the time to ask the important question: Can vampires teach us about Godas plan for love? Touched by a Vampire is the first book to investigate the themes of the Twilight Saga from a Biblical perspective. Some Christian readers have praised moral principles illustrated in the story, such as premarital sexual abstinence, which align with Meyeras Mormon beliefs. But ultimately, Beth Felker Jones examines whether the storyas redemptive qualities outshine its darkness. Cautionary, thoughtful, and challenging, Touched by a Vampire is written for Twilight fans, parents, teachers, and pop culture enthusiasts. It includes an overview of the series for those unfamiliar with the storyline and a discussion guide for small groups. From the Trade Paperback edition.It includes an overview of the series for those unfamiliar with the storyline and a discussion guide for small groups. From the Trade Paperback edition.
|Title||:||Touched by a Vampire|
|Author||:||Beth Felker Jones|
|Publisher||:||Multnomah Books - 2009-10-06|