Would You Invite Aliens to Your Sunday School Class?

I mean space aliens. The E.T. kind. When I saw the title of this post on io9.com — “How Would¬†Christianity Deal with Extraterrestrial Life?” — I expected it to be some kind of smarmy parody of how those ignorant Bible-thumpers would respond to a visit from Mr. Spock (“Get off’n my property, ya pointy-eared demon!” <shotgun blast>). But it’s actually More …