Friday, July 9, 2010


What would Jesus have looked like? (WWJHLL)

Here are some popular and past depictions:

Many popular depictions show Jesus with light-brown hair, sharp blue eyes, and a well trimmed beard with very European features. One of the pictures above even shows an Asian depiction of Jesus. In Popular Mechanics 2002, they think he looked more like this:

I suppose that does more justice to his Palestinian roots, it was just very different than any other depictions of Jesus I've seen.


HT: Justin Taylor

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