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The High Cost of Atonement in Middle-earth

While the meaningful body count in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit is surprisingly low, the deaths that occur present two of the most interesting character arcs in the tomes. 544 more words

Boromir and Holy Week: Even now there is hope

It seemed only yesterday that we were hearing the readings for Ash Wednesday.

Even now, says the LORD,
return to me with your whole heart,
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Boromir and Faramir: The Sinner and the Saint

I have a confession to make–I have never liked Boromir in The Lord of the Rings. I always thought he was stubborn and arrogant; it’s all Gondor all the time with him, and he refused to listen to Elrond, Gandalf, and Aragorn when they kept telling him that in no uncertain terms can they… 349 more words

Catholic Stuff

#1594: Boromir & Merry



“One does not simply review a Boromir Minimate without referencing a Boromir meme”

Boromir (probably)

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#29—“The Departure of Boromir”

The Tolkien Heads are back in action after our winter hiatus! In this episode we jump right into The Two Towers.

In a slightly reworked format for the chapter review, Nathan declares this chapter’s theme to be… 45 more words


3.I. Thought 27

Tolkien is a deceitful man.

What a misleading title. “The Departure of Boromir”

If I didn’t already know what happens I would assume that Boromir just decides this chapter to actually leave and head off on his way to Minas Tirith.

This is just mean.

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FAQ News – Keeping it Real in a World Gone Digital

After many months of silence, and a general lack of new content for Lord of the Rings LCG, everything kicked off in the last few weeks of 2017. 2,203 more words

State Of The Game