• Wow, I didn't know Christ was knighted. It does make sense, though, now that I think about it. I don't think Jesus would be bothered one bit. I think there would be a million other things that would be the last thing he'd want to see upon returning to Earth. Many of the things that we're now becomming somewhat accustomed to, such as street and gang violence, terrorism, racism, child abuse etc. -Edit- I added some things, after reading Stableboy's comment. Thanks, Stableboy!
  • Jesus Christ existed, there's no doubt about that. However, whether he was in sane state of mind is questionable, and even more questionable is whether or not he was the 'Son' of an incorporeal spirit. However, I do believe he would be rather sickened. He'd probably consider it a form of idolatry.
  • You know... I doubt he would really care. It's just their symbol of worship, and if it was a real problem to him, I am sure he'd of made it known to them before now. I guess it just shows they remember. Which I reckon he'd think is a good thing. I think the last thing would be the 'I hate Jesus, rock on Judas' pendant, or failing that a dead goat's head sacraficed to lucifer as someone's hat. :D Oh, and 'sir' Jesus? I didn't know he was knighted! Wow, I wonder if he got invited to Elton John's wedding... hehe
  • I think he would be flattered. It is a symbol of the way He died for our sins. It is supposed to serve to remind us to act more Christ-like in our everyday lives.
  • If Sir(?!) Jesus Christ actually existed and came back to earth, do you really think he'd waste much time looking at what's hanging 'round the necks of vicars and popes? But Jesus did say "Do not worship me, worship God." So it might be a bit of a thorn in his side that people are still worshiping God only through him like that. But I would imagine that in his eyes, it would at least be better than people not having any theological connections at all. So he might find it slightly macabre and a teensie bit blasphemous. But in today's world, a mesiah would have much bigger fish to fry.
  • It is a symbolic show of faith. The main staple of christianity is that God sent his son Jesus to earth and he died for our sins on the cross. If this event hadn't occured, christians would still be adhering to the old testament laws and practices (e.g. sacrificing animals for atonement). By wearing a cross around one's neck, it is a show of gratitude that Jesus died for us and a public display of their faith.
  • It's an interesting question. Of all the things he did while living, we immortalize the man in his moment of death. Which is interesitng, as Christians consider his conquest of death -- that of rising again -- to be one of the foundations of the faith. Hmm.
  • I always thought it was odd that the cross has been used when its was a form of torture. If you had to remember someone, why not remember him for something less violant and gruesome? It disturbed me to see the huge crosses in church when I was growing up. Then we also have the Pope wearing a head covering known in the Jewish faith as a "Kippah" or "Yarmulke".
  • sir? is Jesus now British?
  • Er.... "Sir"...???
  • worship GOD only.recognize and respect Jesus for who he was and his purpose OF GOD.... HE said HIMSELF, "HE could do nothing without the FATHER..........
  • When Jesus returns to this earth in power and glory, millions of people, Catholics and non-Catholics alike, will try to hide the many non-Scriptural things that they are doing. Especially the individuals who claim to be Christ on earth.

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