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Sk8 for Jesus - Christian rock... is that an oxymoron or what? [Feb. 16th, 2005|02:01 pm]
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A local TV station plays some "skate boarders/straight edgers for Jesus" type show .. Christian Rock videos & lots of kids on skateboards.

Personally, I don't understand Christian rock - and yesterday I heard the PERFECT quote from King of the Hill:

Can't you see you're not making Christianity better, you're just making rock n' roll worse.

(perhaps it's just me, but I think at it's core, Rock & Roll needs to have a less then subtle layer of sensuality.. and well the whole Jesus thing sort of messes that idea up a bit... ) Pardon my random ness

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Kudos to tavestry on her job success~! Sending good thoughts out to Kia & Nutmeg (as I wack Kia's loopy parents with a wet noodle) kthnkxbye

I keep playing White feathers on repeat..^^;; Anyone have a complete file of "Heavenly Final" ? I have almost the whole file, but it cuts out in the middle of white feathers *sob*
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[User Picture]From: ifotismeni
2005-02-16 07:59 pm (UTC)
i always thought Christian rock made something so important and spiritual too worldly and associated with unholy things...? i've never liked it. Christian music needs to be more reverent otherwise it just doesn't pay proper respect to God.
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[User Picture]From: nepenthes59
2005-02-16 09:23 pm (UTC)
ahh yes.. Just imagine if Diru ever goes on some born again kick? self mutiliation for Jesus
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[User Picture]From: ifotismeni
2005-02-16 10:28 pm (UTC)
ROFL NOOOOO
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[User Picture]From: lauraorganasolo
2005-02-25 09:21 pm (UTC)
I guess it depends on what is rock and what is just religious music? I LOVE groups like the Newsboys, Chris Rice and Mercy Me, and Third Day. Stephen Curtis Chapman I could live without, though.
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[User Picture]From: zeli17
2005-02-16 08:10 pm (UTC)
XD
Christian rock...

I have disk two of the other side of heavenly and heavenly films, both complete, but unfortunatly not heavenly final.
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[User Picture]From: itsumademo
2005-02-16 08:10 pm (UTC)
And Hyde goes from gypsy queen to gypsy bride.
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From: luceage
2005-02-16 10:22 pm (UTC)
(perhaps it's just me, but I think at it's core, Rock & Roll needs to have a less then subtle layer of sensuality.. and well the whole Jesus thing sort of messes that idea up a bit... )

Totally agreed. Also, Guadalupe! Que bonito! Creo que este foto es de su WEDDING con el Gakuto.

(trans: Also, Guadalupe! How beautiful! I think this picture is from her WEDDING with el Gakuto. )
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[User Picture]From: doihachan
2005-02-17 07:40 pm (UTC)
I'd like to second that.

Er, not the Guadalupe part... XD;; but of course hyde makes a beautiful bride. o_o
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[User Picture]From: lauraorganasolo
2005-02-25 09:18 pm (UTC)
Su wedding con el Gakuto. XDDD That was lovely.
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[User Picture]From: hydeist_wannabe
2005-02-16 11:53 pm (UTC)
*mind stops functioning temporarily at seeing old-larc*

i've never thought about the idea of christian rock...but it is rather an oxymoron isn't it, with the whole "sex, drugs n rock n roll" thing...i like to just stick to regular ol' jrock anyhoo...
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From: thespire
2005-02-17 01:08 am (UTC)
I think I have the heavenly final. Do you mind downloading from a YSI link?
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[User Picture]From: nepenthes59
2005-02-17 03:35 pm (UTC)
^-^ Oh, that would be great!
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From: thespire
2005-02-18 02:43 pm (UTC)

I'm so sorry! >.<

*dies*

Apparently, I failed to burn the concert to a CD when I deleted it off my laptop. I hope you manage to find it somewhere else. <3?
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[User Picture]From: tavestry
2005-02-17 02:31 am (UTC)
THANK YOU!!!!

*plays in Hyde's long hair*
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[User Picture]From: argentumfeles
2005-02-17 08:54 am (UTC)
*stands on hands and looks at picture of Hyde*. Nice collar bones (*err, hope that's correct english*)

I used to have a straight edger as a bf. >.> Metalheads and SE's don't mix (one's deaddrunk, the others on veggie juice). Though I must say hardcore concerts have the ruling mosh pits. I've seen people walk on the ceiling. Hrm. Metalheads are usually too drunk or stoned to do so. As far as mixing religion with music? Hehehe, I'll stick with black metal and it's illusive satanic messages. ROFL! For a laugh ... go here.
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[User Picture]From: nepenthes59
2005-02-17 03:36 pm (UTC)
5555555555555555!~

That is hysterical, thanks for showing me the link.
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