Culture, Entertainment, and the Bible (JSOT Supplement by George Aichele (editor)

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This was the reason for the cautionary words in the front matter of the papers—to throw people off the 42 Culture, Entertainment and the Bible trail—and it is the reason that the projections in the tabloids, though ostensibly overt, are in reality sometimes convoluted. Imagine the mayhem that could be caused if every reader was an enlightened reader, if everyone believed. So it was with the Evangelist Mark's depiction of the so-called Messianic Secret. How would it have been if everyone immediately understood and was changed, before the crucifixion?

Or on alien 'abduction'? Watch the tabloids for the answer. If anyone suspects it, tabloids do not make bold but unfounded claims about our future. Signs of the coming Apocalypse are supported by various 'top' biblical scholars. In a double-page spread (Weekly World News 1997b), REPENT appears in large, fat letters, the insides of which are filled with the photographs and insights of twelve 'clergymen' (see Figure 5). (The WWN interviews the world's top twelve Bible scholars: Reverend Roger Cleypoole; Father Vincente Donatello; Father Janos Soltesz; Dr Jonathan Doering; Professor Brian Kingsley; Reverend Edith Rodale; Dr Otto Kahn; Reverend Sandra Wayans; Dr Hamid Said; Professor Joan Merchen; R.

The way is either carefully prepared for secularization by God himself or God never had much to do with the order of the world anyway. Morrow's basic ideology is clearer if we compare his trilogy to a more recent novel by Laurence Cosse, A Corner of the Veil (1999). In that novel, God never appears, but an irrefutable proof for his existence falls into the hands of the Jesuits. The novel, then, portends the earthshaking consequences of the death of secularization. In particular, the terror with which political, religious, and economic leaders greet the proof is strongly reminiscent of Dostoyevsky's The Grand Inquisitor'.

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