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Adult Swim is never afraid to go beyond the boundaries of what most people consider good taste, so the not-necessarily-PC premise of this show shouldn't come as a shock to anyone. "Black Jesus" spotlights Jesus living in modern-day Compton, Calif., trying to spread love and kindness throughout his neighborhood on a daily basis. Mostly assisting in his mission is a small-but-loyal group of downtrodden followers. The live-action series was created by Aaron McGruder, who previously brought the animated favorite "The Boondocks" to Adult Swim.

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Ms. Tudi miraculously scores a small business loan and opens Tudi's Wigs, Weaves and Whatnots; the Korean Bitch Mafia isn't happy the store is on their turf, and that means war.
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When a vigilante in southwest Compton takes matters into his own hands, Jesus has to stop him before he goes too far.
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Jesus lets Boonie have the power of Christ so he can see how difficult being the Son of God really is; while Boonie tries to figure out how to make his new powers work for him, Jesus takes a skip day for himself.
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AmBro, the head of security at the New Compton Gardens, forms a militia to scare off drug dealers in the hood; in a show of force, his troops take over the street and screw up a drug deal the gang planned for that day.
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Jesus returns from jail to discover his running buddy Boonie has relocated from their old Compton Gardens apartment complex to the "new" Compton Gardens, where Lloyd is building manager.
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The parole officer for Jesus, a friendly white dude that just wants to make the world a better place, witnesses proof of Jesus' divinity, has a spiritual upheaval and decides to stop going to work and follow Jesus.
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After discovering the leaked video of Jesus performing a miracle, the Vatican sends two secret agents from Italy to Compton to kidnap "the Black Jesus" and determine if the oversized black guy is really the son of God.
aired 209 days ago
The gang agrees to help Boonie with a yard sale, but his ex shows up to wreak havoc.
aired 210 days ago
After being extorted by Mexican gangsters, Jesus and the gang are left with no money for fertilizer for their garden, so they must execute a manure heist at the Compton Boarding Stables.
aired 211 days ago
Vic vows to remove Jesus from the neighborhood; Jesus and the gang find the perfect lot for the garden, only to face instant extortion from local Mexican gangsters.
aired 212 days ago
When the gang talks Jesus into coming along on a drug buy financed by Boonie's mom, he gets detained by the police and questioned.
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Lloyd gets a lucrative job as a liquor spokesman and success changes him.
aired 327 days ago
Vic misinterprets the gang's hustle as terrorist activity, and then gears up to wage a one-man war against them.
aired 334 days ago
Fed up with the commercialization of the holiday, Jesus makes a Christmas wish of his own; when the wish is granted, Jesus is forced to face the unintended consequences of life without divinity.
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Lloyd's wife resurfaces announcing she wants a divorce; Vic is overjoyed, until things get messy; after a visit to the probation office, Fish faces a test of faith.
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When Trayvon's dad hooks them up with free cable, Vic will stop at nothing to spoil the gang's enjoyment of fight night.
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Vic plunges into sin courtesy of Lloyd's estranged wife; the gang shoots a music video for Boonie's latest track.
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The heroes travel through Compton in a food truck, spreading the good word and fish tacos; when Jesus' phone falls into the wrong hands, Trayvon is desperate to get it back.
aired 638 days ago
When Fish seduces a city worker into a no limit EBT card, he learns that free food can come at a high price.
aired 639 days ago
Jesus joins Ms. Tudi in her latest money-making scheme, a mobile spa van charging for Holy foot massages.
aired 644 days ago
Jesus and the gang take on the Church of Jesus Christ in Compton; they plan to teach its corrupt preacher a lesson.

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