Church makes 'world's biggest baby Jesus statue', gets mocked for it

Church makes 'world's biggest baby Jesus statue', gets mocked for it

- A church in central Mexico has erected a statue of baby Jesus

- The statue is believed to be the 'world's biggest baby Jesus' is said to measure 6.58 metres (21.6 feet) tall

- The statue, which has gained popularity on social media, has some netizens saying it looks like an '80s version of Phil Collins, while others claimed that it looked more like Nicolas Cage

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A baby Jesus statue has been erected in the La Epifania del Senor church in Zoquite in Guadalupe, central Mexico.

t was gathered that the statue measures 6.58 metres (21.6 feet) tall and weighs in at almost a ton. It has also been tagged 'world's biggest baby Jesus', Briefly.co.za learnt.

However, the name is not the only weird thing about the statue - it is also being debated on social media that the statue shares a striking resemblance to an '80s version of Phil Collins while others claimed that it looked more like Nicolas Cage.

According to the Daily Mail, the statue was built in the city of Chimalhuacan in nearby Mexico state and travelled for 12 hours to the church where it is now erected. It was gathered that the image is made of six and a half metres of fibreglass, resin, automotive paste and automotive paint.

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A social media user identified as Laura Martinez shared photos of the statue on her Twitter page and even carried out a poll asking people who the statue resembles more - Nicolas Cage or Phil Collins.

See her post below:

Martinez also shared a photo of Collins and stated that the resemblance is uncanny.

Here are some reactions to the post below:

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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