To say much else would be to venerate him, to legitimize the hateful things he has written in God’s name, to invoke the pain well-meaning believers in Christ inflicted on others in the name of spiritual warfare and the belief that some are blessed and others are cursed, some are saved and others are untermenschen.

Jack Chick is dead.

Long live gaming.

Long live Enlightenment.

Long live religious diversity.

Since there are so many paths to Heaven, there is no need to make another’s life a living Hell.