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"Evan Almighty": A Fool for Christ

Evan Almighty is the story of freshman congressman Evan Baxter, whose main campaign slogan was "change the world." When he asks for God's help to achieve his goal, God responds in an unusual way—he commands Evan to build an ark in order to rescue a multitude of wild animals.

As Evan accepts the reality of God's request and reluctantly begins to obey, he faces mounting ridicule from his coworkers, neighbors, and family. In this scene, God has commanded Evan to wear an old-fashioned robe to go along with his long hair and shaggy beard. Evan tries to circumvent this command by wearing his business suit over the robe when he attends an important committee meeting.

The chairman of the committee introduces ...

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