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10th Apr '17 5:46:35 PM nombretomado
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* In SergeyLukyanenko ''Literature/SeekersOfTheSky'', several characters wonder if [[spoiler:Marcus]] really is the second coming of the [[MessianicArchetype Redeemer]] or the Tempter, who is to come before the Redeemer and lead the world astray.

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* In SergeyLukyanenko Creator/SergeyLukyanenko ''Literature/SeekersOfTheSky'', several characters wonder if [[spoiler:Marcus]] really is the second coming of the [[MessianicArchetype Redeemer]] or the Tempter, who is to come before the Redeemer and lead the world astray.
23rd Jan '17 1:30:49 AM Morgenthaler
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** What the ''LeftBehind'' book series and pretty much any Christian-related end-times fiction is based on.

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** What the ''LeftBehind'' ''Literature/LeftBehind'' book series and pretty much any Christian-related end-times fiction is based on.
29th Oct '16 9:54:27 AM Mhazard
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* The [[TropeNamers TropeNamer]] is Literature/TheBible, with its prediction of Jesus Christ's return. How it happens varies within the sects of Christianity, as some sects see it as a literal return that's yet to happen, and others see it as only a "spiritual return" that either happened in 70 A.D. with the destruction of Jerusalem or has yet to happen with the church's mandate of preaching the gospel to every creature and making disciples of all nations being interpreted as a mandate to "make the whole world Christian" by whatever means are necessary.

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* The [[TropeNamers TropeNamer]] Trope Namer]] is Literature/TheBible, with its prediction of Jesus Christ's return. How it happens varies within the sects of Christianity, as some sects see it as a literal return that's yet to happen, and others see it as only a "spiritual return" that either happened in 70 A.D. with the destruction of Jerusalem or has yet to happen with the church's mandate of preaching the gospel to every creature and making disciples of all nations being interpreted as a mandate to "make the whole world Christian" by whatever means are necessary.
29th Oct '16 9:53:54 AM Mhazard
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* Literature/TheBible, with its prediction of Jesus Christ's return. How it happens varies within the sects of Christianity, as some sects see it as a literal return that's yet to happen, and others see it as only a "spiritual return" that either happened in 70 A.D. with the destruction of Jerusalem or has yet to happen with the church's mandate of preaching the gospel to every creature and making disciples of all nations being interpreted as a mandate to "make the whole world Christian" by whatever means are necessary.

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* The [[TropeNamers TropeNamer]] is Literature/TheBible, with its prediction of Jesus Christ's return. How it happens varies within the sects of Christianity, as some sects see it as a literal return that's yet to happen, and others see it as only a "spiritual return" that either happened in 70 A.D. with the destruction of Jerusalem or has yet to happen with the church's mandate of preaching the gospel to every creature and making disciples of all nations being interpreted as a mandate to "make the whole world Christian" by whatever means are necessary.
13th Oct '16 9:31:09 PM Kartoonkid95
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* Played with on ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''; Peter meets Jesus working at a record store and believes it's the second coming, only to be told that it's not the case and that he comes back every hundred years or so to catch up with the world.
28th Aug '16 5:59:00 AM Polokun
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* In ''ComicBook/TheChroniclesOfWormwood'', Wormwood's friend Jay is the Second Coming of Christ, although he's [[strike:not often]] entirely lucid for all of a minute at the climax of the series. Because he has severe brain damage as the result of a cop caving in the side of his head with a nightstick. Lift the dreadlocks on his right temple and you can see a three-inch scar. His daddy sent him to Earth in the freaking sixties. PoliceBrutality at its finest.[[/folder]]

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* In ''ComicBook/TheChroniclesOfWormwood'', Wormwood's friend Jay is the Second Coming of Christ, although he's [[strike:not often]] not entirely lucid for all of a minute at the climax of the series. Because most series because he has severe brain damage as the result of a cop caving in the side of his head with a nightstick. Lift the dreadlocks on his right temple and you can see a three-inch scar. His daddy sent him to Earth in the freaking sixties. PoliceBrutality at its finest. [[spoiler: He does recover naturally by the end of the series and decides to host a talk show to start helping people again.]].[[/folder]]
13th Apr '16 6:10:15 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' had a Klingon religious caste try to use [[CloneJesus cloning]] and [[FakeMemories memory construction]] to recreate their local Messiah Kahless, so that they (with him as their puppet) could take over the Klingon Empire and "[[GloryDays restore it to greatness]]". The episode ended with the truth being revealed, and both the clone and Klingon society took it remarkably well: as a compromise, Kahless II ends up becoming the figurehead Emperor (a previously vacant position).

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* ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'' had ''Series/StarTrekTheNextGeneration'':
** In "Rightful Heir",
a Klingon religious caste try to use [[CloneJesus cloning]] and [[FakeMemories memory construction]] to recreate their local Messiah Kahless, so that they (with him as their puppet) could take over the Klingon Empire and "[[GloryDays restore it to greatness]]". The episode ended with the truth being revealed, and both the clone and Klingon society took it remarkably well: as a compromise, Kahless II ends up becoming the figurehead Emperor (a previously vacant position).
13th Mar '16 12:45:11 PM VicGeorge2011
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** "We Shall See The King".
13th Mar '16 12:42:09 PM VicGeorge2011
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** Chris Tomlin: "Even So Come".
6th Oct '15 6:29:09 AM demonfiren
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* Gordon Freeman in ''VideoGame/HalfLife2'' does one better. He is seen basically as the second coming (the little bible references like Judith Mossman betraying him (Judith is the female form of Judas) don't help stopping it).

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* Gordon Freeman in ''VideoGame/HalfLife2'' does one better. He is seen basically as the second coming (the little bible Bible references like Judith Mossman betraying him (Judith - Judith is the female form of Judas) Judas - don't help stopping it).


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* The PlayerCharacter of ''VideoGame/ArcanumOfSteamworksAndMagickObscura'', according to ancient prophecy that has widely been forgotten or written off as nonsense, is the "Reincarnation of the Spirit of Nasrudin", Nasrudin being an enormously powerful Elven mage who died two millenia ago. [[spoiler:Rather, he vanished to the Isle of Thanatos, and the PlayerCharacter is, indeed, merely a person [[ExactWords of the same spirit]].]] Made much more hilarious if the player elects to be a half-Ogre, half-Orc or similarly discriminated-against race.
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