Religion and Its Monsters

Religion and Its Monsters


Religion's nice and strong secret fascinates us, however it additionally terrifies. So too the monsters that hang-out the tales of the Judeo-Christian mythos and prior traditions: Leviathan, Behemoth, dragons, and different beasts. during this strange and provocative ebook, Timothy okay. Beal writes concerning the monsters that lurk in our non secular texts, and approximately how monsters and faith are deeply entwined. Horror and religion are inextricable. Ans as monsters are a part of non secular texts and traditions, so faith lurks within the sleek horror style, from its beginning in Dante's Inferno to the modern spookiness of H.P. Lovecraft and the Hellraiser motion pictures. Religion and Its Monsters is key interpreting for college kids of faith and pop culture, in addition to any readers with an curiosity in horror.

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