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Vatican Church vs. Engineer City

Vatican Church vs. Engineer City

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May-27-2017 11:11 AM

This really angers me ...

I thought Ridley Scott was a visionary -- but instead, he just ripped off the magic carpenter's religion ... 

We have weak stone structures from a spacefaring society that is millions of years old .. 

Some art from some amateurs for thought: 

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7 Responses to Vatican Church vs. Engineer City


May-27-2017 3:01 PM

My understanding that whether ripping off or not, it is intentional.


May-27-2017 4:56 PM

What's there to be mad about? It's a humanoid species who obviously worship the Engineers as their creators/gods

This seems to be a religious worship place, they all dress plainly, a bit like monks really.

If this angers you, then perhaps you need anger management help, lol.



May-27-2017 5:00 PM

At any rate, David took care of all of that.


May-27-2017 8:35 PM

Yep.  More religious tropes.  It's NO accident.


I was surprised how humble The Engineers seemed.  Also, lots of earth tones.  No metal or glass.


May-29-2017 10:40 AM

My problem about this whole ordeal is with Christianity. It is a religion with SO many flaws (along with the barbaric Islam and, yes, Judaism). Buddhism (as seen with the four meditating altars in front of the hole)would be a bit more appropriate.


May-29-2017 1:47 PM

I just want to know what happened to the people that died. Is there a heaven/hell in the afterlife in this Alien universe?

Is there an agenda the mods are not telling us about? ;)


May-29-2017 5:42 PM

There might be something to this, @BlackGooDrinker. Ridley Scott, if I remember correctly, said "Humans were created by Engineers, and the Engineers were created, obviously, by God." Perhaps there is a Matrix theme in this universe (in which consciousness still exists after death). Or maybe not. 

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