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Framing Salvation: Biblical Apocalyptic, Cinematic Dystopia, and Contextualizing the Narrative of Salvation Abstract Christian biblical authors used the apocalyptic genre to help contextualize the meaning of salvation for their audiences. Today, dystopian film can serve a similar function. In each case, the narrative diagnoses a sinister mis-ordering of human civilization and attempts to prescribe ways …

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Epictetus and his handy handbook reminds us all to Stick to our own knitting and do the right thing, eventually, every one cotton’s on ( and it only takes 5% of us ( see Erica Chenoweth’s Work), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erica_Chenoweth Their team identified over 200 violent revolutions and over 100 nonviolent campaigns. Twenty-six per cent of the …

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