The day of the Deads remember that One is risen and will save Them all.
A Messianic form of soteriology.
Haitians believed that François Makandal was their Jesus.
Dominicans had Papa Liborio Mateo.
Russians had Rasputin.
Kongos had Simon Kimbangu.
Every ethnic group got its Kalki.
Is the Messiah or Illuminated One a human need in times of oppression or a figure far beyond?