Of Elves and Angels: J.R.R. Tolkien as a Catholic Thinker

Dr. Mark McIntosh explores the influence of Catholicism on Tolkien’s thought and writing. Dr. McIntosh explores many of Tolkien's writings, including the short story “Leaf by Niggle.”

Dr. McIntosh is a Professor of Theology at Loyola University of Chicago, with a specialty in Systematic Theology and Spirituality. He also serves as a theological consultant to the Theology Committee of the House of Bishops of the Episcopal Church and is currently a chaplain to the House of Bishops.