Friday, June 11, 2010
Ideology of Madness: Collecting Artifacts: The Spear of Destiny
Stepping out from the main three artifacts (Darkness, Angelus, Witchblade), we now fall on the Spear of Destiny, and its bearer, the Magdalena. After the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ, Mary Magdalene, the wife of Jesus, gave birth to a daughter, Sarah. From this child descends the holy lineage of the Magdalena, passed from mother to daughter, and serving as the protector and warrior for the Roman Catholic Church, wielding the spear that pierced the side of Christ. The Magdalena also has the power to see the “evil that lurks in the hearts of men” (heh) and to give them a chance to repent their sins.
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