Is it OK to read Harry Potter?


#1

Hey there, I was wondering if it was okay to read Harry Potter to my younger brothers, as in it they practice witchcraft, and many people tell me that I shouldn't read them myself as it's sinful. However, I know that the underlying theme of Harry Potter is acceptance and love, so surely it cannot be too bad? I would appreciate learning your thoughts on the matter. :confused:


#2

The following links should answer your question about reading the Harry Potter books. If you have any further questions, please contact Catholic Answers directly.

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Has the Church given direction about reading the Harry Potter books?
Did Pope Benedict XVI condemn the Harry Potter novels?


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