A large Jesus statue bearing an uncanny likeness to Phil Collins has been erected in a Mexican Church.
As The New York Submit stories, the large determine of Christ is nearly 22 toes tall and weighs 2000 kilos. It was inbuilt town of Chimalhuacán by sculptor Roman Salvador, earlier than travelling 12 hours to its new house of La EpifanÍa del Señor church within the central Mexican state of Zacatecas.
Chatting with Central European Information, priest Humberto Rodriguez defined that he’d solely meant to fee a determine that may “match the church” and “by no means supposed to make it the most important child Jesus statue on this planet.”
A picture of the enormous (and oddly furry) child Christ has since been shared on-line. Towering excessive above the church’s altar, the Jesus statue has been edited along with a snap of an ’80s period Collins. Naturally, Twitter has lots to say.
“I laughed means an excessive amount of at that Child Jesus/Phil Collins statue. Fuck,” commented one fan. “Possibly Phil Collins seems like Jesus. Did you take into account that?” requested one other.
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After the realising the sheer scale of their new Jesus, the Mexican church started researching the sizes of present statues. Having found that the earlier record-holder was a 16 toes and 661 kilos JC, Rodriguez revealed that he’s contacted Guinness World Data with hopes of being awarded an official title.
Elsewhere, one other Twitter consumer claimed that the determine seems extra like performing icon Nicolas Cage…