His biography is a bestseller, and often when a difficult decision arises, His name is in the conversation. Scholars pounce on every shred of news about His life, like the paparazzi on Brad Pitt. A few years back, the headlines involved a scrap of papyrus the size of a business card; on it, Jesus refers to “my wife”. Up until then, Jesus’ bachelor status had been used by the Catholic Church as the pillar of their celibacy requirement. For those who believe something as awesome as sex just has to be wrong, the simple answer to WWJD was a cold shower. The possibility that Jesus was married blows the whole thing apart. If you think being His mother was a wild ride, just imagine being His wife. When your husband is Jesus and He says “Here’s what I would do”, you’d better listen.
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