I WAS DEAD IN THE GRAVE, I WAS COVERED IN SIN AND SHAME

I WAS DEAD IN THE GRAVE, I WAS COVERED IN SIN AND SHAME

Oscar Wilde was a controversial figure. Before his deathbed conversion to Christ, the playwright, poet and aesthetic represented not only a voice of a period of time but he represented a voice of culture that some would say finds itself at odds with Christianity. Yet he still had the God-given wisdom to make many beautiful and pointed statements, the chief of them being that, “Every saint has a past every sinner has a future.”