His popularity may have been increased due to other sources, but he chose the name without knowledge of any other origin.
Many players claim to belong to the Church of Jebus, and use his name in place of Jesus.
Comedic name often cried out in shock, or just for laughs.
"Jebus is just better than you."
"Jebus...save me Jebus"-often said when about to die, or when surrounded my moronic players who do not know the difference between a hand grenade, and a plastic pear.
"Sweet Jebus"-exclamation of shock and awe, or just complimenting Jebus on an awesome kill.
"FOR JEBUS"-battle cry
"My friend, my brother, my Jebus..."-sombody saved your azz and you are nearly dead.
"Sweet Zombie Jebus"-play on Zombie Jesus/
"SAVE ME JEBUS!"
"Sweet Jebus, don't touch me there!"