Beastie and the Bible
ceri at submonkey.net
Thu Feb 10 03:34:10 PST 2005
On Thu, Feb 10, 2005 at 09:39:58AM +0300, Sergey Zaharchenko wrote:
> Revelations of John 12:9
> > The great dragon was thrown down, the old serpent, he who is called the
> > devil and Satan, the deceiver of the whole world. He was thrown down to
> > the earth, and his angels were thrown down with him.
> The `canonical' devil is indeed the snake. He/it isn't described as
> being either red or horned. The current logo doesn't seem to be
> offensive according to the Bible (which means if you find it offensive,
> it's more like a prejudice of yours). Could that be an argument to keep
> the it as it is? Of course this has to be proved for other religions.
> I'm tired of the questions@ holy wars already...
> Please CC me, as I'm not on this list.
Then you'll be excused for not knowing that theology and iconology are
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm
not sure about the former. -- Einstein (attrib.)
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