Passing is a loaded term, too, for Jewish folks to use.
However, more and more we — as an audience, as critics — are looking for authenticity from our performers, craving a touchstone of 'lived experience' to validate everything from works of fiction to criticism.
When the Church persecuted Jews in an effort to convert them, Jewish indifference to Jesus turned to hostility.
Symbols on you goverment and police mason you serve evil forces and black people can read.
He remained a Jew, Jesus of Nazareth, the Jew from Galilee and was executed for political rather than religious reasons.
Jesus and his family would have been observant of Torah, paid tithes, kept the Sabbath, circumcised their males, attended synagogue, observed purity laws in relation to childbirth and menstruation, kept the dietary code - one could go on.