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--->''I've been a martyr for love\\
Nailed up on the cross''

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--->''I've --->I've been a martyr for love\\
Nailed up on the cross''cross

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* Music/DepecheMode:
** "Personal Jesus". According to WordOfGod [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personal_Jesus here]]:
--->It's a song about being a Jesus for somebody else, someone to give you hope and care. It's about how Elvis Presley was [Priscilla Presley's] man and her mentor and how often that happens in love relationships; how everybody's heart is like a god in some way, and that's not a very balanced view of someone, is it?
** [[LoveMartyr "Martyr"]]:
--->''I've been a martyr for love\\
Nailed up on the cross''


* ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'': "Heaven's Light / Hellfire" contrasts Quasimodo's crush on Esmeralda with [[VillainousLoveSong Frollo's]] lust for her, where they compare each to the light of {{Heaven}} and the fires of {{Hell}}, respectively.

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* ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'': "Heaven's Light / Hellfire" contrasts Quasimodo's crush on Esmeralda with [[VillainousLoveSong [[VillainLoveSong Frollo's]] lust for her, where they compare each to the light of {{Heaven}} and the fires of {{Hell}}, respectively.


* ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'': [[VillainLoveSong "Hellfire"]] is Frollo's PrayerOfMalice that compares love (or, more accurately, lust) to, well, hellfire.

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* ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'': [[VillainLoveSong "Hellfire"]] is Frollo's PrayerOfMalice that compares love (or, more accurately, lust) to, well, hellfire."Heaven's Light / Hellfire" contrasts Quasimodo's crush on Esmeralda with [[VillainousLoveSong Frollo's]] lust for her, where they compare each to the light of {{Heaven}} and the fires of {{Hell}}, respectively.



* Music/{{HIM}}:
** They have a LoveMartyr song titled "The Face of God".
** In "The Sacrament", the narrator's religion is the relationship he has with his true love.



* Music/{{HIM}}:
** They have a LoveMartyr song titled "The Face of God".
** In "The Sacrament", the narrator's religion is the relationship he has with his true love.

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* ''Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'': [[VillainLoveSong "Hellfire"]] is Frollo's PrayerOfMalice that compares love (or, more accurately, lust) to, well, hellfire.
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* Music/{{HIM}} has a LoveMartyr song titled "The Face of God".

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* Music/{{HIM}} has Music/{{HIM}}:
** They have
a LoveMartyr song titled "The Face of God".God".
** In "The Sacrament", the narrator's religion is the relationship he has with his true love.

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* Music/{{HIM}} has a LoveMartyr song titled "The Face of God".


--->''And the heart is hard to translate\\

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--->''And --->And the heart is hard to translate\\



And prayers and proclamations''

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And prayers and proclamations''proclamations



--->''Then bow your head in the house of God''

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--->''Then --->Then bow your head in the house of God''God

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** Her [[ObsessionSong obsession]] in "Drumming Song" is "sweeter than heaven and hotter than hell."
** "All This And Heaven Too":
--->''And the heart is hard to translate\\
It has a language of its own\\
It talks in tongues and quiet sighs\\
And prayers and proclamations''


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** "St. Jude" invokes the patron saint of lost causes for a failing relationship.


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** "Moderation".
--->''Then bow your head in the house of God''


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* In ''Theatre/{{Heathers}}'', JD and Veronica sing a song called "Our Love Is God" about destroying what they've known and building everything new with the power of their love.
-->'''JD:''' I worship you.

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* In ''Theatre/{{Heathers}}'', JD J.D. and Veronica sing a song called "Our Love Is God" about destroying what they've known and building everything new with the power of their love.
-->'''JD:''' -->'''J.D.:''' I worship you.


This interplay can be complicated, since many major religions now and historically have involved suppression of sexuality and supported power structures that make [[MarryForLove Marrying for Love]] almost impossible, especially for women and UsefulNotes/{{LGBT}} people. This means it may overlap with ProtestSong, and using it may reflect a character's CrisisOfFaith--also can be similar to InterplayOfSexAndViolence.

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This interplay can be complicated, since many major religions now and historically have involved suppression of sexuality and supported power structures that make [[MarryForLove Marrying for Love]] almost impossible, especially for women and UsefulNotes/{{LGBT}} people. This means it may overlap with ProtestSong, and using it may reflect a character's CrisisOfFaith--also CrisisOfFaith. It can be also give it a similar effect to InterplayOfSexAndViolence.

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* In one episode of ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'', an exercise at couples' therapy shows that Beth's ideal version of her husband perceives her as a literal goddess.
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--->''How many a holy and obsequious tear\\
Hath dear religious love stol'n from mine eye''

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--->''How --->How many a holy and obsequious tear\\
Hath dear religious love stol'n from mine eye''eye



---''> ... like prayers divine,\\

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---''> ...---> ... like prayers divine,\\



Even as when first I hallowed thy fair name.''

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Even as when first I hallowed thy fair name.''



--->''O, speak again, bright angel, for thou art\\

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--->''O, --->O, speak again, bright angel, for thou art\\



Of mortals that fall back to gaze on him''

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Of mortals that fall back to gaze on him''him

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* "Rev 22:20" by Music/{{Puscifer}} is an IntercourseWithYou song comparing lustful feelings with Biblical imagery.


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--->How many a holy and obsequious tear\\
Hath dear religious love stol'n from mine eye

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--->How --->''How many a holy and obsequious tear\\
Hath dear religious love stol'n from mine eyeeye''



---> ... like prayers divine,\\

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---> ...---''> ... like prayers divine,\\



Even as when first I hallowed thy fair name.

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Even as when first I hallowed thy fair name.''



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--->O, speak again, bright angel, for thou art\\

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--->O, --->''O, speak again, bright angel, for thou art\\



Of mortals that fall back to gaze on him

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Of mortals that fall back to gaze on himhim''

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