Of all the items in the list below, this one is not only foolishly laughable, but also very offensive to me as a Christian. Zombies are, of course the antithesis of what the Bible teaches about the fullness and beauty of the life to come that’s offered to all in Christ. Before we get into it, let me remind you of the list of fantastic creatures we’ve been reviewing:
“He follows a holy book with a jealous & genocidal god, ghosts, zombies, seers, devils, demons, witches, satyrs, unicorns, talking animals, a man who lived in a fish and a 7 headed dragon.”
(Not listed but also covered already: The Cockatrice)
Are there zombies in the Bible?
A good practice when dealing with questions such as these is to define your terms. That is certainly necessary in this case. So what kind of “zombie” are we talking about? My expectation is that the zombie referenced in the above tweet is the typical movie zombie. And immediately we run into a bit of a difficulty, because there are a number of types of zombies seen in the movies. There are: Continue Reading