18474Re: [TolkienDiscussions] Re: Wolves in Tolkien, European folklore & religion.
- Nov 8 3:34 AM
Re: Wolves in Tolkien, European folklore & religion.You're preaching to the unconvertible.L-o-H----- Original Message -----From: Bruce Alan WilsonSent: Thursday, November 08, 2007 2:38 AMSubject: [TolkienDiscussions] Re: Wolves in Tolkien, European folklore & religion.
The lion/lamb bit is a misquotation. The actual passage says wolf/lamb, lion/calf. And, yes, it is improbable, but "with God all things are possible." That is the point of the passage. "Nothing shall hurt or destroy on the Holy Mountain."
Bruce Alan Wilson
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