"It is only when men contemplate the greatness of God that they can come to realize their own inadequacy." Jean Calvin
He was Jewish. Not Arab.
Most likely, he was a bit darker than the Nordics, but probably not dark enough to be considered 'brown'.
Modern Jews, you may have noted, include quite a range of coloration... probably less so then, but a mid-range complexion seems likely.
Fiddling While Rome Burns
Carthago Delenda Est
"I used to roll the dice; see the fear in my enemies' eyes... listen as the crowd would sing, 'now the old king is dead, Long Live the King.'.."
Conservatives believe the government is incompetent, and seek to elect people who will prove it
Ignorance is Bliss Bliss is the same as happiness US Christian conservatives are the happiest in the US according to studies Do you see a connection?
Oh come on....everyone knows he looked like this:
We even have movies to prove it.
Jesus was not white in the Indo-European or American sense; he more than likely looked like your average Lebanese or Jordanian person.
Freedom of speech is not freedom from criticism.
Jesus was way beyond the bodily conception of life. Therefore the notion that he was white, black or any other bodily designation is flawed.
Actually the same can be said about attempts to label God as a man or a woman. God is transcendental to these bodily designations, and therefore such attempts are based on flawed understandings.