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Do you think things like "Tinkerbell" go against what you teach your children as far as faith and the spirit of God goes?

I personaly don't. I know that fairies, lepracans, etc. are all Irish folk tales or folk lores. However you prefer.

But my mom made a comment about it the other day when the fairies were bringing in spring and she said, "Only God makes spring." I'm like, what the hell? It's just a kid's movie.

Anyway, what do yo think?

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Asked by GinNTonic at 4:13 PM on May. 5, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • i don't look too much into things, i see it as a cute cartoon, nothing else

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 4:14 PM on May. 5, 2010

  • umm its the world of Magic and imagination!


    Answer by hypermamaz at 4:15 PM on May. 5, 2010

  • i see it as a cute cartoon and nothing wrong with inspiring kid's imaginations. if we didnt have fantasy the world would be so boring for kids and adults alike.

    Answer by gothmama91 at 4:16 PM on May. 5, 2010

  • For all she knows the fairies are working for God... Besides it's a movie for children nothing more nothing less.

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:16 PM on May. 5, 2010

  • I believe in God and my faith is strong. I was raised going to church. I also loved watching all Disney movies when I was a kid (and still do hehe). I was always made aware of what is imaginary and make believe and what is not. I never confused the two.

    Answer by kimberlyinberea at 4:18 PM on May. 5, 2010

  • its a kid movie..I don't think children are watching it to contradict everything...they don't really care

    Answer by Lovin_mybaby5 at 4:21 PM on May. 5, 2010

  • I agree with PP, it's about magic and imagination.


    Answer by Mom2princessq at 4:32 PM on May. 5, 2010

  • I am not so weak as to have my religious beliefs undermined by a book, or music, or a character, or a horoscope...these are just fun things in life.

    Answer by salexander at 4:34 PM on May. 5, 2010

  • Mickey Mouse is the Debil!!!

    Answer by sunshine06 at 5:21 PM on May. 5, 2010

  • I'm going with you on this, "WTH it's a kids' movie." Yes, God makes spring, but Walt Disney makes fun movies.

    Answer by Pnukey at 7:33 PM on May. 5, 2010

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