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This is one of my most popular and controversial cartoons on the topic of scripture. Jesus says to a group of people holding their bibles, “The difference between me and you is you use scripture to determine what loves means and I use love to determine what scripture means.” This upsets some because to them Jesus IS the Bible, completely conflated and equated. They don’t realize that they are committing the unavoidable hermeneutical method of reading into the text their understanding of what it means (eisegesis). They can’t be blamed because we all do it. It can’t be helped! They...

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Jesus preaches, “My sheep hear my voice!” Two sheep with headphones plugged into a Bible, one says, “What’s he saying?” OVER-IDENTIFYING THE BIBLE WITH JESUS I’ve shared this old cartoon before and aroused the anger of those who totally equate Jesus with the “Word”. To them the Bible IS Jesus. I know because I was there. But, when we over-identify Jesus with our interpretation of the Bible, this is what happens. You can see it all the time on my posts on all my platforms where mean people use the Bible to exact their cruelty on others. They do the...

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Christ, LGBT -

Jesus with his crown of thorns is blowing bubbles with a LGBTQ+ rainbow sheep. The sheep says, "Make sure they don't get too close to your crown!" I love this cartoon so much I'm making it available as a print. You can get it in my nakedpastorstore as "Jesus and Rainbow Bubbles Print". I hope you enjoy it too.

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God and the Holy Ghost are shocked when Jesus takes off his Trump mask. God says, "Jesus Christ! You scared the shit out of us!"

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The Church is sitting next to Jesus on public transit and says to a surprised Jesus, "Some people accuse me that I wouldn't recognize Jesus if he was sitting right next to me! I mean come on! Ridiculous! Right? Even you could do that! Geez!" Sometimes no captions or descriptions or explanations are necessary.

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