RLP on The DaVinci Code
"The second thing I’d like to mention is more important for the Church to consider. Christianity is a major, world-wide religion. It is 2000 years old and is the largest common expression of spirituality in the history of humanity. Does the Christian Church really need to worry about a book and a movie? These things are here today and gone tomorrow, almost literally. The Christian Church has withstood the Roman Empire, medieval Christianity, and the Age of Enlightenment. Somehow the Church even manages to survive its most dangerous challenge - scandal, decadence, and corruption within its ranks. Will Dan Brown now topple us?" - rlp
RLP's thoughts about the DaVinci Code pretty much sums up how I feel about all the fuss surrounding the book and the movie. The only difference is that I have not read the book myself. The movie version was.....well.....unconvincing I would say.
Read the entire essay here,