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C.S. Lewis' Aslan in, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, exactly mirrors Jesus Christ. Aslan's sacrifice for a crime committed by Edmund is an exact mirror of Christ's ultimate sacrifice for our sins. When Aslan is killed on the stone table and comes back to life he says, "That though the Witch knew the Deep Magic, there is a magic deeper still which she did not know" Lewis, pg185. Christians see this "deeper magic" as the fact that Aslan, like Christ was there since the beginning of time, whereas the witch was not. The Lion,...
love toward us, in that while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us" Romans 5:6-8 Vincent.

So Aslan paid the ultimate price for Edmund, just as the White Witch said, "You know that every traitor belongs to me as my lawful prey and that for every treachery I have a right to kill.... And so that human creature is mine. His life is forfeit to me. His blood is my property" Lewis, pg175-180. Aslan instead gave his pure and innocent blood for Edmund's treachery, in this same way Christ came to die for the sins of all mankind.

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