The Family Guy is an American animated television show portrays a scene in season seven, episode two called, “I Dream of Jesus.” The show is commonly known amongst young an audience that loves comedy. Throughout a scene as Peter and his Family are seen having dinner, Jesus is present. This is similar to the last supper that is described in Mark 14:17-25. The biblical text describes how Jesus predicts what would happen to him with his twelve disciples as he faces betrayal. The biblical text is differentiated to the one of popular culture through time, environment, clothing, and language. In the episode, while Jesus is seen dining with the family, he makes a statement also familiar in the biblical text of Matthew 14:17 saying, “Truly, I tell you one of you is going to betray me.” He pauses and laughs saying, “Ahaha, I’m just kidding”. However the biblical text gives no evidence of Jesus ...
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