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To: ultima ratio
"Personally, such men remind me of Christ's cowardly disciples who went into hiding immediately after His arrest."

I think they're much worse. It's as if they have taken a turn at hammering in the nails, just so the crowd won't call them "anti-Semitic."

So much is done and said now, or not done and said, "propter metum Judaeorum." Our masters perceive this film to be as dangerous to their stranglehold on our culture as a public creche or a Christmas carol, and they will fight it tooth and nail.

19 posted on 01/25/2004 7:25:53 AM PST by Goetz_von_Berlichingen
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To: Goetz_von_Berlichingen
It's as if they have taken a turn at hammering in the nails, just so the crowd won't call them "anti-Semitic."

A little movie trivia... it is Mel Gibson's hand that is holding the nail to the palm of Jesus Christ in "The Passion of Christ" - because of his belief that he is (as part of the human race) responsible for the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.

20 posted on 01/25/2004 7:33:08 AM PST by american colleen
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To: Goetz_von_Berlichingen
So much is done and said now, or not done and said, "propter metum Judaeorum."

John xx:19, if memory serves.

24 posted on 01/25/2004 5:20:46 PM PST by John Locke
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