According to Elton John he was.
“I think Jesus was a compassionate, super-intelligent gay man who understood human problems. On the cross, he forgave the people who crucified him. Jesus wanted us to be loving and forgiving. I don’t know what makes people so cruel. Try being a gay woman in the Middle East – you’re as good as dead.”
You know, he did hang out with twelve dudes all the time, never talked about ladies, and loved designer sandals. Could you imagine the repercussions to organized religion if it turned out that Jesus was gay? Ladies and gentlemen, the next big Vatican-conspiracy-led story by Dan Brown: Jesus and the Penis.