The Gospel According to the Simpsons: The Spiritual Life of the World's Most Animated Family
Westminster John Knox Press, 2001 - 164 páginas
This is the first book-length treatment of the religious implications of "The Simpsons, " which has been called by some religious leaders the most theologically relevant show on TV. Using his accessible style, Pinsky explores the treatment of God on the show, the use of prayer in the Simpson household, Lisa as the voice of Jesus, the evangelical Flanders, and the moral dilemmas the characters face. Illustrations.
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Making the best of the backlash , he retorted several days later , “ I'll have to sit down and have a talk with the little spike head . ” 6 From his own bully pulpit , President George H. W. Bush told the National Religious Broadcasters ...
Later , Moe the bartender makes a flattering but totally inappropriate remark about Maude , provoking a beating from Ned . Later , Flanders sits on the back swing with Homer and states the obvious , that he will just have to work ...
Born in Pakistan , Apu migrated with his family to Ramatpur in India and later studied at the Calcutta Institute of Technology ( “ CalTech ” ) , where he graduated at the top of his class of seven million . In the 1970s , he came to the ...
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A good honest look at how religion is portrayed on The Simpsons (up until their 2001 season). Interesting in its scope about how it portrays primarily Christian beliefs (and written by a Jewish ... Ler crítica na íntegra
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Mark Pinsky is a writer on faith, media, and popular culture; in this book he talks about how The Simpsons went from being attacked by many religious leaders for its lack of family values to being called one of the most theologically relevant shows on television. Ler crítica na íntegra
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