I Am Frightened By Religious Images

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 6 People

    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


    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

    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


     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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