Finally

September 5, 2011

“It is accomplished.”

– Jesus’ final words from the cross after the resisting the last temptation.
From the screenplay for The Last Temptation of Christ by Paul Schrader, adapted from the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis.

A little at a time

September 4, 2011

JUDAS: Every day you have a different plan. I can’t believe it. First it’s love, then it’s the ax, now you have to die. What good could that do? We need you alive.
JESUS: I can’t help it. God only talks to me a little at a time. He only shows me as much as I have to know.

– Exchange between Judas and Jesus once Jesus confides that he must be crucified.
From the screenplay for The Last Temptation of Christ by Paul Schrader, adapted from the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis