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To: Dat
I enjoyed the subtext of Ben Hur- that God worked through the Roman Empire and through the actions of good men. Rome also allowed Jesus to fulfill his destiny by his matrydom.
29 posted on 05/31/2003 12:30:39 AM PDT by ffusco (Maecilius Fuscus, Governor of Longovicium , Manchester, England. 238-244 AD)
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To: ffusco
Remember that Ben Hur was written by a non-believer, teh great former governor of New Mexico territory, Lew Wallace.
288 posted on 06/01/2003 1:45:22 AM PDT by Clemenza (East side, West side, all around the town. Tripping the light fantastic on the sidewalks of New York)
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