3:08 Jesus Had Brown Skin
When we really take a moment to step back and think it’s easy to agree that Jesus had brown skin because he was from the Middle East. If that’s the case, why is Christ so often depicted as white with light skin, hair, and eyes? In this episode we uncover the roots of white Jesus and explain the impact this depiction has made on us and our communities.
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‘Color of Christ’: A Story of Race and Religion in America Terry Gross interview with Edward Blum
Song Credit: “Sleeper” by Steve Adams” and “Dive Down” by VYEN