For those that did not think 'faith' had much to do w/influence etc.. with Miami guy that ripped face off homeless guy...

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Yet faith remains a recurring theme in the story of Eugene’s life — and in his horrifying death. It is why he evangelized, led a Bible study for friends and had recently been looking for a church home. It is what sent his mother door to door, looking for a church that would have her son’s funeral. It is why police found verses ripped from his Bible scattered across the MacArthur Causeway a few feet from his body. And, perhaps, it is what helps people understand what happened that afternoon.

~ Live and learn folks:

http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/07/14/2895973/the-unraveling-of-rud...

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Comment by AgeOfAtheists14 on July 16, 2012 at 2:38pm

“Religion and culture are playing a huge role in this story. And because this is very much a story that makes no sense, religion is being used as a framework for understanding,’’ says Michelle Gonzalez Maldonado, a University of Miami associate professor of religious studies. “People are using their belief of evil spirits, of dark and light, to try to explain what happened that day.’’ Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/07/14/2895973/the-unraveling-of-rud...

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