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** Bob is dead and ended up in FluffyCloudHeaven. This trope is something most, if not all, of the denizens up there experience as a result.


** Jesus is lonely and FluffyCloudHeaven is quite dull. Hanging out on Earth with an average guy who isn't worshiping him is something of a relief.



** Bob asks a GoodShepherd how to start a friendship with Jesus, and the priest talks about prayer and good deeds only for Jesus to interupt him. "Let's go bowling!"

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** Bob asks a GoodShepherd how to start a friendship with Jesus, and the priest talks about prayer and good deeds only for Jesus to interupt interrupt him. "Let's go bowling!"



* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Some of the folks in Bob's town catch wind of this; now Bob is seen as a prophet or a saint that can intercede in dire situations.



* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': Yup, it's the local deity. However, aside from turning the bowling alley's stale beer into good wine, there's nothing he does to affect the plot.



%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???

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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???%%


* '''Reconstructed''': Eventually the Christian belief systems are rebuild around bowling and priests start celebrating Mass in bowling alleys. The non-christians either become Christians, {{Naytheist}}s, or {{FlatEarthAtheist}}s and carry on as usual.

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* '''Reconstructed''': Eventually Seeing Jesus on earth, especially seeing him doing ordinary everyday things like going bowling eventually causes the Christian belief systems are rebuild to be rebuilt around bowling and priests start celebrating Mass in bowling alleys. The non-christians either become Christians, {{Naytheist}}s, or {{FlatEarthAtheist}}s {{Flat Earth Atheist}}s and carry on as usual.


** ...Or he might quite [[AntiRoleModel the opposite]], which is why Jesus wants to befriend him to lead him into the good way.

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** ...Or he might quite [[AntiRoleModel the opposite]], ** Bob is a jerkass which is why Jesus wants to befriend him to lead him into the good way.



* '''Parodied''': Bob is invited to a huge party in the Astral Realm, where members of several pantheons will be in attendance.

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* '''Parodied''': Bob '''Parodied''':
**Bob
is invited to a huge party in the Astral Realm, where members of several pantheons will be in attendance.attendance.
**Bob asks a GoodShepherd how to start a friendship with Jesus, and the priest talks about prayer and good deeds only for Jesus to interupt him. "Let's go bowling!"



* '''Invoked''': Bob's address book is seen; Jesus is on the J list.

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* '''Invoked''': Bob strikes up a friendship with Jesus.
* '''Implied''':
Bob's address book is seen; Jesus is on the J list.



* '''Defied''': Jesus always tries to befriend Bob, but he keeps eluding him because [[GenreSavvy he infers]] it would just [[WeirdnessMagnet bring lot of trouble and comedic situations]] into him.

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* '''Defied''': Jesus always tries to befriend Bob, but he keeps eluding him Him because [[GenreSavvy he infers]] it would just [[WeirdnessMagnet bring lot of trouble and comedic situations]] into to him.



* '''Deconstructed''':
** Seeing Jesus on earth, especially seeing him doing ordinary everyday things like going bowling, causes mass hysteria as the belief systems of Christians and especially non-christians are shattered.
** Enemies with Atheists.
** Alternatively, Bob's friendliness with Jesus invites divine and defiled retribution from both heaven and hell on him and his world...
* '''Reconstructed''':
** ...But, being friends with Jesus, either evades, redirects, or otherwise fails to be affected by the wrath of angels and demons.
** ...eventually the belief systems are rebuild around bowling and priests start celebrating Mass in bowling alleys.

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* '''Deconstructed''':
**
'''Deconstructed''': Seeing Jesus on earth, especially seeing him doing ordinary everyday things like going bowling, causes mass hysteria social unrest as the belief systems of Christians and especially non-christians are shattered.
** Enemies with Atheists.
** Alternatively, Bob's friendliness with Jesus invites divine and defiled retribution from both heaven and hell on him and his world...
* '''Reconstructed''':
** ...But, being friends with Jesus, either evades, redirects, or otherwise fails to be affected by
'''Reconstructed''': Eventually the wrath of angels and demons.
** ...eventually the
Christian belief systems are rebuild around bowling and priests start celebrating Mass in bowling alleys.alleys. The non-christians either become Christians, {{Naytheist}}s, or {{FlatEarthAtheist}}s and carry on as usual.



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** Bob is quite a [[TheParagon virtuous]] and [[TheMessiah kind]] man, which impresses Jesus.

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** Bob is quite a [[TheParagon virtuous]] and [[TheMessiah [[AllLovingHero kind]] man, which impresses Jesus.


* '''Inverted''': Bob is EnemiesWithDeath.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Bob is EnemiesWithDeath.

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** Bob [[DidWeJustHaveTeaWithCthulhu has tea with Cthulhu.]]


* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Bob and Jesus live in the same town and have met a few times, but they're not close friends.


* '''Exaggerated''': Bob and Jesus share an apartment together and split chores and bills.

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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Bob and Jesus share an apartment together and split chores and bills.



* '''Justified''': Bob is viewed by Jesus as in need of spiritual guidance and a general injection of fun.

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* '''Justified''': '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''':
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Bob is viewed by Jesus as in need of spiritual guidance and a general injection of fun.



* '''Deconstructed''': Seeing Jesus on earth, especially seeing him doing ordinary everyday things like going bowling, causes mass hysteria as the belief systems of christians and especially non-christians are shattered.
** Enemies with Atheists.
** Alternatively, Bob's friendliness with Jesus invites divine and defiled retribution from both heaven and hell on him and his world...
* '''Reconstructed''': ...But, being friends with Jesus, either evades, redirects, or otherwise fails to be affected by the wrath of angels and demons.
** ...eventually the belief systems are rebuild around bowling and priests start celebrating Mass in bowling alleys.



* '''Exploited''': ???



* '''Deconstructed''':
** Seeing Jesus on earth, especially seeing him doing ordinary everyday things like going bowling, causes mass hysteria as the belief systems of Christians and especially non-christians are shattered.
** Enemies with Atheists.
** Alternatively, Bob's friendliness with Jesus invites divine and defiled retribution from both heaven and hell on him and his world...
* '''Reconstructed''':
** ...But, being friends with Jesus, either evades, redirects, or otherwise fails to be affected by the wrath of angels and demons.
** ...eventually the belief systems are rebuild around bowling and priests start celebrating Mass in bowling alleys.



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%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
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** Bob is quite an impressive and skilled man, which impreses Jesus.

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** Bob is quite an impressive a [[TheParagon virtuous]] and skilled [[TheMessiah kind]] man, which impreses Jesus.impresses Jesus.
** ...Or he might quite [[AntiRoleModel the opposite]], which is why Jesus wants to befriend him to lead him into the good way.

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** Bob and Jesus are lovers.


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** Bob is quite an impressive and skilled man, which impreses Jesus.


** ...after a while, people get used to the idea and stop taking themselves so seriously.

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** ...after a while, people get used to eventually the idea belief systems are rebuild around bowling and stop taking themselves so seriously.priests start celebrating Mass in bowling alleys.

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**...after a while, people get used to the idea and stop taking themselves so seriously.


* '''Subverted''': Bob's friend Jesus only looks like him and is frequently mistaken for him.

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* '''Subverted''': Bob's friend Jesus only looks like him Him and is frequently mistaken for him.Him.

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