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Man spots 'Jesus' on painting drop cloth
upi ^ | March. 18, 2013

Posted on 03/18/2013 11:31:38 AM PDT by JoeProBono

SAUGUS, Mass.- A Massachusetts man said an image that "looks like Jesus Christ" appeared on the drop cloth he has been using to catch paint for four years.

Brian Krantz of Saugus said he used the clotch several times before he noticed the image he identifies as Jesus in the paint, WHDH-TV, Boston, reported Monday.

"A crown or a halo. Two eyes. Mustache, nose, there's the chin, jaw line. His right arm out like that, with cloths he was buried in hanging down," Krantz said, describing the image.

"I can't deny this. This is what it is. It looks like Jesus Christ," Krantz said.

Krantz said he plans to frame the image and keep it in his home.

His girlfriend, Julie Anne Aloise, said she has a theory about what the image means.


TOPICS: Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: jesus
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1 posted on 03/18/2013 11:31:38 AM PDT by JoeProBono
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To: JoeProBono
Nope, it is Tron.


2 posted on 03/18/2013 11:33:44 AM PDT by mnehring
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To: JoeProBono

And we know that this is how Jesus looks, right? How is that? Where is he described? Anyone? Anyone?


3 posted on 03/18/2013 11:34:25 AM PDT by mc5cents
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To: JoeProBono

Looks like Pete Townshend doing a windmill at Woodstock.


4 posted on 03/18/2013 11:34:31 AM PDT by dfwgator
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To: JoeProBono

That’s not Jesus. It’s Vincent Price.


5 posted on 03/18/2013 11:36:14 AM PDT by gdani
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To: JoeProBono

There is definitely a captivating quality about that image. That looks airbrushed to me, though.


6 posted on 03/18/2013 11:36:18 AM PDT by Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America (PRISON AT BENGHAZI?????)
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To: mnehring

The drop cloth of Turin.


7 posted on 03/18/2013 11:37:29 AM PDT by 4yearlurker (Hurry up Spring!!!!)
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To: dfwgator

LOL! Most interesting perception yet! LOL!


8 posted on 03/18/2013 11:37:30 AM PDT by Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America (PRISON AT BENGHAZI?????)
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To: JoeProBono

Translation. I am hoping to get publicity about Jesus for some art sales.


9 posted on 03/18/2013 11:37:52 AM PDT by Beowulf9
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To: mc5cents
Shroud of Turin. Where have you been?


10 posted on 03/18/2013 11:39:05 AM PDT by Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America (PRISON AT BENGHAZI?????)
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To: mc5cents

Reminds me of an old joke...the teacher is walking around, looking at what her first graders are drawing. She ask’s Johnny “what are YOU drawing, Johnny?” He says, “I am drawing Jesus.” The teacher says “Johnny, no one knows what Jesus looks like.” He says, “Well, they will in a minute.”


11 posted on 03/18/2013 11:40:29 AM PDT by Puppage (You may disagree with what I have to say, but I shall defend to your death my right to say it)
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To: JoeProBono

I like it. Kind of a Picasso Jesus.


12 posted on 03/18/2013 11:41:17 AM PDT by RoosterRedux (Get armed, practice in the use of your weapons, get physically fit, stay alert!)
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13 posted on 03/18/2013 11:47:51 AM PDT by JoeProBono (A closed mouth gathers no feet - Mater tua caligas exercitus gerit ;-{)
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As Christmas approached Johnny's teacher assigned a project to the students to draw what Christmas means to them (presumably a Catholic school).

Sally drew a Christmas tree festooned with bulbs, tinsel and lights, and shared it with the class explaining that lights are placed on the tree to represent Christ as the light of the world.

Billy drew a package with ribbon and bows, explaining to his teacher that on Christmas the earth received the greatest gift of all in its Savior.

Johnny drew a pretty standard manger scene with the regular characters, Mary, Joseph, Christ child, Magi, ox, lamb, etc. but off to the side was an immensely round and obese man the teacher could not immediately recognize.

"Who's this over hear?" the teacher asked Johnny.

"Why, that's Round John virgin."

14 posted on 03/18/2013 11:48:12 AM PDT by Joe 6-pack (Qui me amat, amat et canem meum.)
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To: mnehring

It’s Jerry Garcia without his glasses.


15 posted on 03/18/2013 11:52:46 AM PDT by cuban leaf (Were doomed! Details at eleven.)
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To: JoeProBono

“I can’t deny this. This is what it is. It looks like Jesus Christ,” Krantz said.


Having never met Jesus “in the flesh” myself, I really can’t respond to that.


16 posted on 03/18/2013 11:53:28 AM PDT by cuban leaf (Were doomed! Details at eleven.)
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To: Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America

I like it too - I would frame it and put it in my basement. And I have seen cool designs after spray-painting something. Or he touched it up afterwards.


17 posted on 03/18/2013 11:53:34 AM PDT by 21twelve ("We've got the guns, and we got the numbers" adapted and revised from Jim M.)
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To: JoeProBono

Ridiculous stupid superstition.
Jesus doesn’t need paint stains to give a message.


18 posted on 03/18/2013 11:54:34 AM PDT by I want the USA back (Make you mad? $h!t in a hat.)
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To: mc5cents

“Where is he described? Anyone? Anyone?”

He is not described in the Bible, but there are descriptions in several apocryphal works, notably the epistles of Pontius Pilate and Lentulus. There’s also the shroud of Turin/Mandylion, and it seems like most of the paintings of Jesus are ultimately based on that.


19 posted on 03/18/2013 11:55:00 AM PDT by Boogieman
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To: mnehring

I dunno... kinda looks like this guy...

20 posted on 03/18/2013 11:55:52 AM PDT by Kenton
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