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This special section from Christian History & Biography includes a wide range of articles that dispute the alleged "facts" of Dan Brown's popular piece of fiction.
Dan Brown's Gift to the Church
Rather than ignore or boycott The Da Vinci Code, Christians now have a great opportunity to share their faith—and to sharpen their own beliefs in the process.
posted 04/25/06 |
|Review Coming May 19|
Murder in the Louvre. Clues in Da Vinci's paintings. A religious mystery. Will the film, directed by Ron Howard and starring Tom Hanks, be faithful to the book? Read our review on May 19, when it opens in theaters.
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Dan Brown Encourages Debate
But Da Vinci Code author says it's not his responsibility to clear up any controversy. Plus: Da Vinci sequel slated for '07; new book uses Da Vinci for evangelism; Catholics unfazed by Brown's claims; and more.
posted 05/01/06 |
|Down with Da Vinci!|
I can't think of a better way to respond to the upcoming movie, The Da Vinci Code, than with mass boycotts, angry protests, and noisy picket lines. That is, unless I hear some better ideas…
Breaking the Da Vinci Code
A handful of books have come along to debunk Dan Brown's best-selling fictional novel (did we say fictional?). Now here comes an insightful documentary to do the same—and it does so quite well.
posted 05/31/05 |
|Cracking the Code|
So the divine Jesus and infallible Word emerged out of a fourth-century power-play? Get real.
updated 04/26/06 |
Editor's Bookshelf: Da Vinci Dissenters
Four books try to break, crack, or decode the deception.
posted 06/15/04 |
Thanks, Da Vinci Code
The book sends us back to Christianity's "founding fathers"—and the Bible we share with them.
posted 11/14/03 |
Why the 'Lost Gospels' Lost Out
Recent gadfly theories about church council conspiracies that manipulated the New Testament into existence are bad—really bad—history.
posted 05/21/04 |
The Da Vinci Rejects
What other publishers could have done to respond to Dan Brown's bestseller. A parody.
posted 06/16/04 |
The Da Vinci Code, Corrected
Why the "lost gospels" were really lost
Speaking in Code
A roundup of the many anti-Da Vinci Code books from Christian publishers.
posted 06/16/04 |
The Good News of Da Vinci
How a ludicrous book can become an opportunity to engage the culture.
posted 01/05/04 |
A Hammer Struck at Heresy
What exactly happened at the famous Council of Nicea, when the Roman emperor convened some 250 quarreling Christian bishops?
posted 07/01/96 |
Christian History & Biography Issue 85: Debating Jesus' Divinity
The Council of Nicaea and its bitter aftermath.