Journal of Religion and Health

, Volume 26, Issue 2, pp 131–136 | Cite as

The Jesus delusion: A theoretical and phenomenological look

  • Alan Gettis


The delusion of being Jesus Christ is examined theoretically with respect to etiology and purpose. An interview with a person who had this delusion for two years conveys the raw experience of living the Jesus delusion.


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© Institutes of Religion and Health 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alan Gettis
    • 1
  1. 1.River Edge

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