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« on: November 16, 2008, 11:15:21 PM »

Has anyone else seen "God on Trial"? Thoughts?
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/godontrial/
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« Reply #1 on: November 17, 2008, 09:13:49 PM »

I've heard of something similar to this, maybe written by Arthur Miller? I forget....
I'd like to see it! Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: November 18, 2008, 11:33:01 AM »

There was a C.S. Lewis book entitled God in the Dock (essentially, God on trial in British English).  Maybe that's what you were thinking of?
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« Reply #3 on: November 18, 2008, 03:32:39 PM »

There was a C.S. Lewis book entitled God in the Dock (essentially, God on trial in British English).  Maybe that's what you were thinking of?

Probably! Wink
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« Reply #4 on: June 17, 2011, 09:37:32 PM »

I haven't seen the play,but I know about lawsuits against God in real life. These lawsuits were dismissed.
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« Reply #5 on: July 16, 2011, 10:24:43 PM »

I've seen the movie, yes (because you told me about it, lol). Good movie, IMO.
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