Who Would Jesus Date?
a comedic short of biblical proportions
A girl brings Jesus home to meet the parents. Will they approve of a match made in Heaven?!
Ancient texts have revealed the possibility that Jesus of Nazareth was married. Who Would Jesus Date? uses interfaith humor and sharp wit to ponder what it would be like to date an up-and-coming young messiah.
Things are getting pretty serious between Jesus of Nazareth and Mariah of Bethany when she brings him home to meet her parents. Jesus is beloved by his disciples, but can be prove himself worthy of her father’s blessing?
Who Would Jesus Date? carries a universal message of acceptance using a lighthearted modern approach. Avoiding theological debate and religious punditry, this film comedically highlights the sin of passing judgement, and the virtues of love and patience.
A recent National Geographic article confirmed the authenticity of an ancient text that suggests Jesus was married. Following this article, three friends pondered two questions: what if you dated Jesus, and what would it be like to introduce him to your folks? The answers to these questions led to the idea of this humorous short film.