Pop culture theology is always suspect. I don’t go to heavy metal songs for a better understanding of the Bible; I don’t go to television series or movies; and I shouldn’t go to commentary on television series or movies.
Like this one: AMC’s ‘Preacher’ Shows Jesus Robbing a Bank, Working with Hitler.
According to the Bible, Jesus Christ is the Son of God.
That puts the truthiness of the statement on the veracity of the written work.
That’s like saying that the inalienable rights recognized from our founding documents come from our founding documents. And if they can be amended or proven untrue, the inalienable rights can be alienated.
Sloppy writing? Sloppy thinking? Or is the author only repeating the assertions he read in a book?