15. "RE: Apotheosis Now: Anniversary Retrospective"
In response to message #14
>You've been doing a lot of quoting of In Nomine (which I don't really >know much about), but you seem to be lacking in understanding of basic >Christian theology. This is about grace. Of course Lucifer >doesn't deserve to go back to heaven. Under common Christian thought, >none of us deserves admission. In the absence of God's grace, every >last one of us deserves to go to Hell -- you, me, and even D.J. But >he was forgiven with divine grace, and restored to his authority.
Thank you for saying as much; this had occurred to me as the key thing that was going on, but I couldn't come up with a way to explain it without tripping over my own raging issues with Christianity.
The most wonderful thing about BBs Is BBs are wonderful things Their sides are made out of iron Their guns are made out of pain They're crashy smashy bashy flashy fun-fun-fun-fun-fun But the most wonderful thing about BBs Is there is more than one The~re is more than one!