By Jacob King

What If God Was One Of Us?

Seeing the movie The Passion of the Christ was a huge turning point for me. As the movie...

Seeing the movie The Passion of the Christ was a huge turning point for me. As the movie played, I realized I’d never heard about Jesus that way before, like a real person. When I got home that night I could feel something was different.

Here's a few short scenes that struck 19 year old me, and helped change this man "Jesus" from a mythical figure who lived among unicorns and leprechauns into a real historical person who went through all this for me.


JESUS IS CONDEMNED TO DEATH


JESUS TAKES UP HIS CROSS


JESUS FALLS FOR THE FIRST TIME


JESUS MEETS HIS MOTHER


JESUS FALLS FOR THE SECOND TIME


JESUS FALLS FOR THE THIRD TIME


JESUS IS STRIPPED OF HIS GARMENTS


JESUS IS CRUCIFIED


JESUS DIES ON THE CROSS


JESUS IS TAKEN DOWN FROM THE CROSS