[LMB] Saints and the Bastard
phoenix at mindstalk.net
Wed Feb 26 22:06:09 GMT 2020
On Tue, Feb 25, 2020 at 08:50:25AM -0500, WalterStuartBushell wrote:
> > On Feb 24, 2020, at 1:13 PM, Lois Bujold <lbujold at myinfmail.com> wrote:
> > LMB: Speaking as the one true god(ess) of this universe: There is one afterlife, but it has five departments rather than five compartments. There is a Bastard’s heaven, where souls who assent are united to Him and sustained, same as the other gods.
> Ah, as I thought there is a monotheism underlying the five gods.
Having one afterlife hardly makes something monotheistic. The Greek
gods were quite polytheistic yet didn't have so much as an "afterlife
-xx- Damien X-)
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