Don't judge me for my Jesus memes

Don't judge me for my Jesus memes

If you want to discern my faith, don’t look around my neck for a cross. Look at my Facebook page. I love a good Jesus meme.

One favorite features a classic painting of villagers staring heavenward. “Jesus is coming,” says the caption. “Look busy.” Another fave? Jesus doing a face-palm with the caption, “Guys, I said I hate figs.” These may seem like jokes from the darkest side of sacrilege, but they get a good laugh, a click of the “Like” button, and an approving prayer-hands emoji from progressive Christians like me.

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