Articles Tagged with jesus christ

Vandalism Of Jesus Christ — What’s Your Beef With Baby Jesus?

Jesus Figure Vandalized

I have never understood the point of vandalism in general, but the harming of items depicting our Lord Jesus Christ makes me wonder what events and emotions are behind such desecration. Do these vandals blame Jesus for their problems? Are they angry at Christ for relationships gone wrong, the loss of a job, or other… Read more »

The Controversial Pope Francis: Are His Beliefs Compassionate Or Crazy?

Pope Francis Blesses Baby

Pope Francis has sparked controversy since his very first day as pope of the Roman Catholic Church. People love him or hate him. There doesn’t seem to be much middle ground. The outspokenness of Pope Francis regarding his liberal opinions on hot topics such as homosexuality, birth control, and Christianity in general have caused waves… Read more »

Ice Water Challenge: Orthodox Christians Re-enact Jesus Christ’s Baptism

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Orthodox Christians from around the world re-enacted Jesus Christ’s baptism this past weekend by taking an icy plunge in rivers to celebrate the Epiphany. Thousands of Orthodox Christians across Europe, Russia and North America plunged into the freezing water to commemorate this pivotal moment in Christ’s ministry. More than 10,000 Christians from all over the… Read more »

What Does The Bible Really Say About Gay People?

The Bible On Gay People

I believe the Bible is the true Word of God. Within Bible pages we can find instructions and guidance on how to live our lives. The Bible was given to us as a manual of sorts. How would we know right from wrong if not for the Bible? However, the Bible can seem confusing and… Read more »

Jesus Was Married And The Bible Tells You So, Scholar Claims

Jesus Was Married, Claims The Bible?

That “Jesus was married” theory posited by The Lost Gospel is still kicking around the internet, with traditional believers discounting the claims and the more “liberal” believers saying, “So what if he was?” However, a new reading of The Bible seems to indicate that you don’t even need the new “gospel” to draw a correct… Read more »

Jesus Christ Had Two Kids With A Prostitute, ‘Lost Gospel’ Claims

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Jesus Christ was a family man who had two children with his prostitute wife, according to a controversial claim by a recently translated “lost Gospel” dating back to more than 1,000 years. The text, recently unearthed at the British Library and translated from Aramaic by biblical scholars, mentions Jesus Christ’s alleged marriage to a certain… Read more »

NBC Just Hired A Sexy New Jesus Christ

Juan Pablo di Pace as Jesus.

A startlingly handsome actor has just been hired by NBC to play none other than Jesus Christ himself for a brand new miniseries. According to E! Online, Juan Pablo di Pace will be taking on Jesus for an ambitious television program called A.D., which is the sequel to a previous popular miniseries titled The Bible…. Read more »

Offensive Costumes: Is Dressing As Jesus Christ Inappropriate?

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Can a person dress as Jesus Christ without being offensive? There have been a number of costumes decried as inappropriate this year (such as the Ray Rice costumes that include blackface and domestic violence references, and the various costumes inspired by the Ebola outbreak), but dressing as the central figure from one of the most… Read more »

Jesus Christ Didn’t Exist, Unless You Have Common Sense

Jesus Christ Existence Denial Embarrassing?

Jesus Christ didn’t exist. Earlier this month, that was the claim of Michael Paulkovich, a man who did an analysis of 126 writers active during the periods from the First through the Third Centuries of the Common Era (C.E.). “When I consider those 126 writers, all of whom should have heard of Jesus but did… Read more »

Gamechurch Turns Jesus Christ Into A Gamer: Three Day Respawn, Anyone?

Gamechurch Turns Jesus Christ Into A Gamer: Three Day Respawn, Anyone?

Gamechurch is a Christian gamers organization that has one message for the gaming community: Jesus Christ loves gamers. While some skeptics originally thought the organization would pull a Westboro Baptist Church and say gamers are all going to hell for playing video games, it turns out Gamechurch is simply about Christians who are gamers. In… Read more »

Ancient Images Of Jesus Christ Without Beard Discovered In Spain

Rare discovery of pre-silver paten.

Spanish archaeologists unearthed a shocking find at the Forum MMX excavation project recently. Images of Jesus Christ with short hair and without a beard engraved on an 8.6 inch green glass plate used to hold bread for the Holy Eucharist date back to the 4th Century A.D., and resemble similar plates, or patens, found in… Read more »