sweet Jesus!

sweet Jesus!

An exclamation of alarm, amazement, or exasperation. (Could be considered blasphemous to some.) Sweet Jesus, I thought that car was going to hit me! Oh, sweet Jesus, could you work any slower?
See also: sweet
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Sweet Jesus! For a moment she sees flashes of red light.
Honey was always there to listen to anything we kids laid on her, and her answer quite often was "Oh, sweet Jesus!"