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LOOK: Statue Of Jesus Survives Typhoon Devastation

Posted 11.15.2013 | Religion

As Typhoon Haiyan tore through the Philippines, it caused destruction on an unprecedented scale, tearing up homes and causing families to flee its vio...

Warring Factions Stop Fighting To Allow Jesus Statue To Go Up

AP | DIAA HADID | Posted 11.05.2013 | Religion

BEIRUT (AP) — In the midst of a conflict rife with sectarianism, a giant bronze statue of Jesus has gone up on a Syrian mountain, apparently under c...

Huge Jesus Statue Returns To Ohio

AP | Posted 10.01.2012 | Religion

MONROE, Ohio -- A southern Ohio church has drawn a standing-room crowd for the dedication of a towering roadside Jesus statue that replaced one destro...

Court Rules Catholic Group Can 'Intervene' In Dispute Over A Jesus Statue On Public Land

The Huffington Post | Samreen Hooda | Posted 06.14.2012 | Religion

According to a Montana federal judge, a Catholic benefits organization has the right to intervene in an attempt to keep a statue of Jesus Christ on Fo...

Jesus Statue Is Just Alright With Forest Service

AP | By MATT GOURAS | Posted 04.03.2012 | Weird News

HELENA, Montana -- A mountaintop Jesus statue can stay at a ski resort in the western U.S. state of Montana – for now. The religious statue, wh...

Protecting Jesus From Mother Nature

AP | Posted 08.08.2011 | Religion

MONROE, Ohio — Construction has started on a giant Jesus statue to replace one destroyed by lightning in southwest Ohio. And this time, it will ...

World's Biggest Statue Of Christ Symbolises Church's Power In Poland

The Guardian | Helen Pidd & Julian Borger | Posted 06.06.2011 | Religion

Anyone wondering whether modern day Poland is still a fervently Catholic country should head to the Tesco in Swiebodzin, near the German border. There...

Swiebodzin Jesus To Top Rio's Redeemer Statue

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The small town of Swiebodzin, Poland has set their eyes heavenward, looking to build one of the world's highest statues of Jesus. The body of the s...

19 Reasons Why God Torched Jesus

Mark Morford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Mark Morford

Why would God do such a thing? What could it possibly mean? Is the apocalypse nigh? Do I have to pay my parking tickets anymore?

Six-Story-Tall Jesus Statue Destroyed By Lightning

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

(AP) MONROE, Ohio — A six-story-tall statue of Jesus Christ with his arms raised along a highway was struck by lightning in a thunderstorm Monda...