Do Movies Agree with What the Bible Says About Death?
April 16, 2016
By Dr. Ted Baehr, Publisher
Contemporary movies are moving further away from a Christian, biblical concept of death and dying, toward concepts that neither respect the personhood nor have hope in the resurrection.
From THE BIG LEBOWSKI to THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL to HOW TO LIVE FOREVER to CHILDREN OF THE LIVING DEAD and the many other horror movies in this area, there’s been a growing promotion of anti-Christian practices such as cremation or embalmment.
In the following article, taken from his book Cremation, Embalmment, or Neither?: A Biblical/Christian Evaluation, the brilliant professor Alvin Schmidt, Ph.D. lists the many ways that these pagan practices deny faith in Jesus Christ, especially the biblical doctrine of ou...