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"Lord of the Rings": Overcoming Adam in Us

In The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, Christian author J. R. R. Tolkien portrays the classic conflict between good and evil set in a mythical land, Middle Earth. After a great battle in ancient times, the Dark Lord Sauron is temporarily defeated and his most dreaded weapon, the Ring of Power, is lost for many ages.

By seeming happenstance, a Hobbit from the Shire named Frodo Baggins finds this ring in his possession. With the ...

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