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Telegraph News (UK) – The Church of England is publishing a guide advising youth workers how to use Harry Potter to spread the Christian message.
Days before the release of the seventh and final novel in the series, youth leaders are being told they could use the popularity of the Potter books and films as a “launch pad” for exploring Christian themes.
The guide – published by Church House Publishing – comes as fans gear up for the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows on Saturday, marking the final chapter in an extraordinary publishing phenomenon.
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