Where is God in all of this? – Robin Williams, RIP

While many are listing their favorite movie, their theological arguments about the state of his soul, my one thought goes to a line in a much misunderstood movie of his:

What Dreams May Come“: A story about a man who dies (Williams) and goes to Heaven, but risks eternal damnation by going into Hell to rescue his wife after she commits suicide in the wake of his death.

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Chris Nielsen (Williams’ Character): Where is God in all of this?

Albert (Cuba Gooding Jr.): Oh, He’s up there. Somewhere… shouting down that He loves us. Wondering why we can’t hear Him. You think?

  • Allison Grace

    One that we have not seen. Interested now.

    • http://defendusinbattleblog.com/ Joe @ DefendUsInBattle Blog

      It is weird, and theologically – interesting.
      I think you have to watch it and let it challenge you intellectually, not take it simply “as is.”

  • tj.nelson

    I never saw this either. I’ll check it out – thanks Joe.