How did this make an impact?

  1. Do you have a citation in Luther for the quote by “Luther”, above? Because it sounds suspiciously like a dumbed-down version of this, which (so far as we know) comes from a 19th-century novel, not Luther:

  2. Does anyone know if the miniseries is still going to be shown in the Worship Center at the Saddleback Lake Forest campus immediately following the Sunday Night Services for the next five weeks?

  3. Will “The Bible” series include a scene showing Numbers 31:17-18 which says Moses ordered the Israelite army regarding a recently defeated neighbor to “kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that hath known man by lying with him. But all the women children, that have not known a man by lying with him, keep alive for yourselves.”? I also wonder if it will have a scene of Matthew’s zombies at Matthew 27:51-53 which says that when Jesus died on Friday afternoon dead people in the local graveyards around Jerusalem came out of their graves and hung out in the graveyards until Sunday morning when the Bible says Jesus rose from the dead at which time the Bible says the dead walked into Jerusalem and “appeared unto many.” As the American founder and Deist Thomas Paine points out in his thought provoking landmark book on God, Deism and religion, The Age of Reason, The Complete Edition, the writer of Matthew did not say what eventually happened to these zombies. Did they meet-up with their spouses and families, did they die again, did they go back to their graves and cover themselves up again???? This is great material for the movie/series!

    Bible stories like these which violate our God-given reason makes me realize we really do need a revolution in religion based on our innate God-given reason and Deism!

    Progress! Bob Johnson

    • Bob, I’m not sure if the stories will be included or not. But those stories, along with all of the other hard to believe stories in the Bible are perfectly okay with me. I don’t have to be able to make sense of it in order to believe it. At the end of my human ability to reason, and well beyond the limits of Deism, lie truths that do not have to find proof in scientific reasoning. Besides, there are already plenty of zombie movies.

  4. Will this be telecast that morning or do you have to be at Saddleback?

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