Greek Orthodox file blasphemy charges against play depicting Jesus as homosexual
November 20, 2012
An Orthodox bishop in Greece has filed a blasphemy complaint against the producers of a dramatic presentation that depicts Jesus and his disciples as homosexuals.
Bishop Seraphim’s complaint, lodged against the play Corpus Christi, prompted prosecutors to file criminal charges under Greek late. The local director of the play, which was written by Terrence McNally, could face jail time if he is convicted.
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