Culture Watch: #HotJesus – What Did Jesus Really Look Like?

There is a new trend on Twitter Р#HotJesus. It comes from the fact that the new movie Son of God (which is produced by the same people who did The Bible series on the History Channel last year) has a person (Diogo Morgado) playing Jesus who looks attractive. Some think it is great, but others (like CNN and Huffington Post) have questioned this approach.

So what did Jesus really look like? Here is what the History Channel showed look liked the real face of Jesus in an earlier series:

Which one would you go see if what He said and did would change your life?

It seems to me that we make Jesus into our image, just to make Him appealing enough to pay attention to.

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