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7 BIG QUESTIONS VIDEO 5b Is Jesus Really God?

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The Curiosity Collective: Is Jesus Really God?
Questions for Discussion
  • In what ways can you identify with any of the stories in The Curiosity Collective? What did you find intriguing or compelling?
  • Was Jesus a historical figure, in your opinion? Why or why not?
  • What did Leonce mean when he said, “Religion says ‘I do, therefore I’m loved.’ Jesus says, ‘You’re loved, therefore you do’”?
  • Christians believe that sin separates humanity from God. Yet Jesus, through his death, bridges that gap. Why do you think Jesus had to die in order to accomplish this?
  • In the video, Bryan says “[Jesus] was resurrected—rose up from the dead—with over five hundred witnesses. They saw him and, based on that encounter, were willing to die in order to testify as to what they saw.” What do you think about his claim?
  • What do you think about Jesus’ claim to be God?
  • In Mark 8:29, Jesus asks Peter a heavy question. “‘But what about you?’ he asked. ‘Who do you say I am?’ Peter answered, ‘You are the Messiah.’” Based on the evidence you have heard, who do you say Jesus is?