The Night Is Dark and Full of Terrors

Recall with me that richly devotional passage, Psalm 53:10: “Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me.” Let’s change the wording and context of the verse, O.K.? Reimagine it being prayed to…Satan. That’s right, our adversary. Now you will be able to understand what you’re about to see in the following clip.

One of the most riveting scenes for me in Star Wars: The Force Awakens was when Kylo Ren, the bad guy, prayed to his deceased grandfather, Darth Vader, asking his forgiveness. It was attention-grabbing because…well, watch it for yourself. Continue reading

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