Religion is a very serious topic. Perhaps that's why it's so rife with opportunities for humor. The best religious comedy movies put unique spins on what it means to have a relationship with a god or a church, exposing the funnier side of spirituality. This is a list of the top comedy movies about religion including everything from Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey to The Meaning of Life to Bruce Almighty.
What films will you find on this list of the best funny movies about religion? In Life of Brian, the men of Monty Python told the hilarious tale of a young Jewish man who is continually mistaken for Jesus Christ. The movie sparked controversy across the globe, causing filmmakers to brag, “So funny, it was banned in Norway!” Kevin Smith's Dogma is another funny, smart film about religion. Famed comedian – and devout atheist – Ricky Gervais poked fun at the Ten Commandments, heaven, and other religious traditions in his 2009 movie The Invention of Lying. Other funny films featured on this list include This Is The End, Defending Your Life, and Religulous.Which of these comedies about religion do you think deserves the top spot on this list? Give the best films a thumbs up and get in on the conversation in the comments section.