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Jesus’ Prophetic Nightmare

Jesus’ Prophetic Nightmare January 7, 2013

David Hayward’s latest cartoon depicts Jesus as having a truly prophetic ability, as illustrated by this uncannily accurate nightmare:

Presumably it would have been enough to cause a nightmare if Jesus had simply foreseen what some people speaking in his name would about the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. Hector Avalos, a religious studies professor who happens to be an atheist, has written a letter to the editor which offers more theological precision and insight than the likes of James Dobson when commenting on the subject.

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