"But the artist Enrique Chagoya, a professor at Stanford University, said he was simply making a statement on problems he sees with religious institutions."
There was a time when "artist" wannabe's would push the bounds of decency and step on other peoples beliefs to generate notoriety for themselves. Controversy for the sake of controversy to attract attention. But this is a gutless, spineless coward that has steered clear of Islam. What's so great about a work that pretends to not be afraid to make a point, but in reality is very constrained.
These artists usually claim they are just ahead of their time and must have artistic license to express themselves.They claim to be brave but none of them seem to have the same bravery regarding blasphemy of Islam.
First there was the crusifix dipped in urine (Piss Christ), then there was Christ painting his nails. Now this, which isn't the first time (The film: The Last Temptation of Christ already had Christ being intimate with Mary Magdalene).
Is the REAL goal of these artists to stir-up controversy and intrigue, or to just bore us all to death with more of the same inciteful graphics they've been producing for years now?
It is sad that the reprobates illustrate the path they take to hell and eternal damnation.
Prov 29:16 When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth: but the righteous shall see their fall.
Psalm 58:10 The righteous shall rejoice when he seeth the vengeance: he shall wash his feet in the blood of the wicked. 11 So that a man shall say, Verily there is a reward for the righteous: verily he is a God that judgeth in the earth.
Psalm 12:8 The wicked walk on every side, when the vilest men are exalted.
Psalm 92:7 When the wicked spring as the grass, and when all the workers of iniquity do flourish; it is that they shall be destroyed for ever: