Homer decides not to attend church one Sunday and has the time of his life and vows never to return to church again, however one Sunday after falling asleep while smoking a cigar he accidentally sets fire to The Simpsons house, Flanders spots the flames and rescues him, Homer comes to his senses and turns up at church the following Sunday(asleep). Written by
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At the end of the episode Homer asks God what the meaning of life is to which he says he'll find out in 6 months when he dies. 6 months after the debut of this episode on April 1, 1993 the episode titled "So It's Come To This: A Simpsons Clip Show" Bart plays a prank on Homer which lands him in the hospital nearly killing him. See more
Toward the end of the episode, Homer asks God what the meaning of life is. As God proceeds to tell him, His last words are "The meaning of life is..." and then gets cut off by the closing credits, leaving the home viewers on a cliffhanger. However, the word "life" could easily be searched for in the dictionary after watching that episode. See more
[on Sunday, the church doors are frozen shut by the blizzard outside; as the congregation waits, Willie applies a blowtorch
How's it going, Willie?
Miracles are your department, Reverend!
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The Battle Hymn of the Republic
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