I Am Frightened By Religious Images

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    Saints Above!

    Of course I'm creeped out by religious images! Half of them are bloody, gory messes that do nothing but scare the wits out of little children. I remember one time, as a young child,  my grandmother had forced us to go to church and, on the northern wall was this humongous...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21
    22-25, F
    18 Responses Aug 30, 2008


    Let me start out by saying that I am not religious.  I grew up Protestant, but my church was a simple, cozy place with no religious statues or pictures, but I have always been  uneasy looking at images of Jesus, even just his face.  I've never been able to explain...
    CuriosityKitten CuriosityKitten
    31-35, F
    10 Responses Aug 29, 2008

    Crosses Over the Top?

    I have never been much of a fan of the cross as a reminder of jesus' death. I think people forget that they are wearing a scale model of a torture device around their neck. before anI get attacked for only talking about chrisitanity, let me say i do rea;ize there are other...
    EntrepGuy EntrepGuy
    22-25, M
    6 Responses Mar 4, 2008


     The ones of Jesus crucified creep me out... Especially if they are in the dining room. They're scary and I don't like looking at them when I eat. (That sounds wrong but oh well.) Also: eep spelled backwards is pee. 
    kleisse kleisse
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 30, 2008
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