NO DOUBT the makers of The Bible, the blockbuster thathas swept the United States and is now showing on Channel 5 onSatur-day evenings, hoped that it would inspire viewers to hietheir way to the nearest church to find out more.
The best I can offer is that it may well drive the morethoughtful to dip into our Holy Book to reassure themselves thatour extended salvation myth is not quite so God-awful as it isherein portrayed.
The underlying approach is fundamentalist: the ...
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