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“Star Wars” Articles

Restless Restoration in “The Siege”

The Mandalorian episode "The Siege" reminds us that diligence is always necessary to preserve goodness because evil never rests.

Confronting Conflict Within Creeds in “The Heiress”

The Mandalorian episode "The Heiress" echoes divisions within Christianity, and how and when believers can band together despite differences.

Parenting and Protection in “The Passenger”

Lisa Eldred wonders why "The Passenger" makes light of the loss of Frog Lady's eggs and hopes that Mando and The Child can learn as they move forward in the series.

Finding Your Purpose in “The Marshal”

While his search of Mos Pelgo may not have turned up what he was expecting, the Mandalorian is getting closer to his purpose.

Longing for a True Ending: Star Wars The Clone Wars

As Clone Wars recently enjoyed its third finale, Steven Dobek reflects our desire for a true and final conclusion to the evil that plagues our world.

Ben Solo: The Prodigal Son of Star Wars

The parable of the prodigal son teaches that no one's ever really gone. The Rise of Skywalker touts the same radical forgiveness with Ben Solo's redemption.

Attack of the Clones and Self Control

Andrea Racoti explores Star Wars: Episode 2 - Attack of the Clones as a parable on self-control.

Why Criticism Matters

In the face of the deep divide between fans and critics (*ahem* Star Wars), Kevin Schut argues that criticism can actually change our lives for the better.

Skywalker Saga Reflections – Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker

The writers of Love Thy Nerd's Skywalker saga reflections give their impressions on Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker in the wake of its ranging reception.

Skywalker Saga Reflections – Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi

Writer Lisa Eldred shows how Kylo and Luke exemplify two extremes of people addressing life trials, but Yoda shows another way in Star Wars: The Last Jedi.