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Forum: The Books 01-31-2019, 04:31 PM
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Posted By R.R.J Tolkien
I would guess his authority is no longer needed...

I would guess his authority is no longer needed in the return west. Maybe because I am christian but i assumed he had more reward/fame in valinor for his deeds. So instead of authority, equal fame...
Forum: The Books 01-30-2019, 08:39 PM
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Posted By R.R.J Tolkien
Very interesting thoughts. thanks. I view his...

Very interesting thoughts. thanks. I view his enhanced power as a gift from eru, not something that derived from his personality, experiences or being in any way. Think of larry Bird, a great...
Forum: The Books 01-30-2019, 07:19 PM
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Posted By R.R.J Tolkien
I dont pretend to know all of Tolkien's thoughts...

I dont pretend to know all of Tolkien's thoughts and understandings, only what he has written. I would recommend reading his letters

https://www.amazon.com/Letters-J-R-R-Tolkien-J-R/dp/0618056998...
Forum: The Books 01-30-2019, 04:29 PM
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Posted By R.R.J Tolkien
Thanks for the thoughts but I have to disagree....

Thanks for the thoughts but I have to disagree. Gandalf the grey actually died [letters 156] he is no more.


Gandalf really 'died', and was changed: for that seems to me the only real cheating,...
Forum: The Books 01-29-2019, 09:18 PM
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Posted By R.R.J Tolkien
How Powerful was Gandalf the Grey?

When I think of Gandalf I think of both Gandalf the Grey and Gandalf the White. But really Gandalf the Grey died, and was given extra power and wisdom by Eru and remade into a new far more powerful...
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