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Meeze 04/27/11 02:24 PM

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Originally Posted by Walter_Jables (Post 88703411)
how does it alienate you? the lyrics are only saying that there is hope in the world and the singer of this band just happens to find that through his faith, it doesn't preach anything. a lot of people seem to find the fact that he says "Jesus" an automatic turn off....but what about this site's all time favorite band, Brand New? the song "Jesus Christ"? no one considers that a turn off...

context, my friend, context.

Walter_Jables 04/27/11 03:30 PM

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Originally Posted by Meeze (Post 88707372)
context, my friend, context.

this song is still not preaching and shouldn't make you feel alienated. not all christians are bible belt.

Dat4 04/27/11 05:27 PM

Bland....

totallysweet 04/27/11 06:58 PM

Is there a grammy for hottest babe in a Christian Music Video?

Matthew Tsai 04/27/11 07:03 PM

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Originally Posted by Meeze (Post 88696791)
I have a hard time getting past the blatant Christian lyrics. the song alienates me. as well, i find the song rather bland. I really enjoy "Heart Attack" and "Take Me Away"

Fair enough, to each their own :-)

drevans18 04/27/11 08:46 PM

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Originally Posted by Walter_Jables (Post 88703411)
how does it alienate you? the lyrics are only saying that there is hope in the world and the singer of this band just happens to find that through his faith, it doesn't preach anything. a lot of people seem to find the fact that he says "Jesus" an automatic turn off....but what about this site's all time favorite band, Brand New? the song "Jesus Christ"? no one considers that a turn off...


Completely different.

saturday_snow_squall 05/03/11 02:46 PM

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Originally Posted by Walter_Jables (Post 88703411)
how does it alienate you? the lyrics are only saying that there is hope in the world and the singer of this band just happens to find that through his faith, it doesn't preach anything. a lot of people seem to find the fact that he says "Jesus" an automatic turn off....but what about this site's all time favorite band, Brand New? the song "Jesus Christ"? no one considers that a turn off...

you made the wrong comparison buddy