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Real face of Jesus finally revealed

Posted by doctore0 on August 23, 2012

I have to LOL Muuhahaha 😀

An elderly parishioner has stunned Spanish cultural officials with an alarming and unauthorised attempt to restore a prized Jesus Christ fresco.

Ecce Homo (Behold the Man) by Elias Garcia Martinez has held pride of place in the Sanctuary of Mercy Church near Zaragoza for more than 100 years.

The woman took her brush to it after years of deterioration due to moisture.

Cultural officials said she had the best intentions and hoped it could be properly restored.

The woman, in her 80s, was reportedly upset at the way the fresco had deteriorated and took it on herself to “restore” the image.

BBC Europe correspondent Christian Fraser says the delicate brush strokes of Elias Garcia Martinez have been buried under a haphazard splattering of paint.
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And “new” baby Jesus image, looks like he is drinking his own blood 😉

4 Responses to “Real face of Jesus finally revealed”

  1. doctore0 said

    All have a hard time keeping in the LOL’s 🙂

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  2. doctore0 said

    The plot thickens…

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  3. Dave said

    Most certainly. Satan took control of her painting hand. At least HE has a sense of humor. ‘Dark’ as it may be. 🙂

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