Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

5 Bumps

You know his name wasn't really "Jesus Christ", right?

Answer Question

Asked by MamaK88 at 9:15 AM on Feb. 9, 2013 in Religious Debate

Level 33 (62,090 Credits)
Answers (33)
  • I LOVE THIS! AND THE LETTER J is only 500 years old sooo im sure the most high is older than that

    Answer by sunnyd08 at 3:28 AM on Apr. 3, 2013

  • Idle hands..........

    Says the troll digging up posts from 2 months ago to make passive-aggressive comments

    Answer by KristiS11384 at 12:05 PM on Mar. 19, 2013

  • Idle hands..........

    Answer by imamomzilla at 10:00 AM on Mar. 19, 2013

  • jesus is the son of god who is jehovah

    Answer by lawla at 10:22 AM on Feb. 19, 2013

  • I thought it was jesusfuckingchrist! Like a run on sentence:)

    Answer by sahmamax2 at 8:27 AM on Feb. 10, 2013

  • I thought everyone knew that's not a name. Jesus, as the OP said is from the Greek spelling and pronunciation of "Yeshua", which is Joshua in English. "Christ" is from the Greek "Christos", which means "anointed one", referring to the Jewish Messiah, which Jesus' followers promoted he was.

    Answer by momto2boys973 at 9:06 PM on Feb. 9, 2013

  • Right.  Love this!

    And "Christ" is a title, rather than a surname.  So, if I were to "use the lord's name in vain", I'd have to say, Jesus THE Christ.  But I don't.  He was never my lord, and he certainly isn't my christ.  For that matter, he isn't even a Superstar, in my books.



    Answer by jsbenkert at 7:39 PM on Feb. 9, 2013

  • I consider blasphemy because that's the name I use when praying. I do realize that this wasn't the actual name Jesus went by. However if someone else feels differently that's their business.

    That was interesting DeeDee.

    Answer by RyansMom001 at 3:49 PM on Feb. 9, 2013

  • embarrassedI guess I couldn't help myself from digging into it! Hopefully someone will find it interesting!


    Answer by deedee3849 at 3:12 PM on Feb. 9, 2013

  • i love the Boston-cap boy's stuff!

    side note...does anyone remember the CMer whose wasnt suppose to call him Jesus? she had to use all the Hebrew names for Jesus & God and had some other different beliefs. i cant remember her screen name...

    Answer by okmanders at 3:01 PM on Feb. 9, 2013

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.