Understanding Myth

In yet another celebration of Joseph Campbell’s centennial, this article celebrates Campbell’s life and work. Speaking of one of the films his work has influenced, The Passion of Christ is brought up, as the ultimate Hero’s Journey.

In Campbell’s own words, “religion is mythology misunderstood”, and there are many comparisons to be drawn between the monomyth and Christ’s journey.

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Source

From The Daily Camera on March 20, 2004
Attributed to Michael Sandrock (For The Camera)