Warning: Explicit language is used.

Not everyone believes that Christian battle rapper Th3 Saga defeated his opponent Shotgun Suge in the Rap Battle League’s “Rookies vs. Vets” competition that aired on Sunday, but many do, and the New York City-based rapper overcame a tough crowd to compete admirably — all while being overt about his faith.

The battle went down on March 28 at Gramercy Theater in New York City. Here are some reactions to Th3 Saga’s performance.