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The Lion King

November 16th, 2009

While doing some research on the web today, I found a nice article that talks about parallels between The Lion King movie and the Bible. Surprisingly there is a few interesting ones!

Read the full article here: http://www.crossroad.to/text/articles/tsbtlk96.html

THE PRIDE LANDS

GOD’S KINGDOM

  • One day a new king will rule the land
  • In that day, all will bow to the true King
  • The jealous Scar hates the new king
  • Satan hates Jesus and all who follow Him
  • Scar lures Simba onto a deadly path
  • Satan tempts us to choose our own way
  • “We’ll always be together,” says Simba
  • God will never leave or forsake His own
  • King Mufasa dies to save his son
  • Jesus gave His life for us
  • Scar blames Simba for his father’s death
  • Satan accuses Christians
  • Simba runs away, is saved by “outcasts”
  • Samaritan “outcast” helps victimized traveler
  • Simba grows to maturity in exile
  • Moses trained for leadership in the wilderness
  • Simba reluctant to return to responsibility
  • Christians reluctant to obey God
  • “He lives in you… Look inside yourself…”
  • Christ, our King, lives in us.