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A statue of Jesus Crucified desecrated in Hungary

broken crucifix

Some days earlier unknown persons smashed a statue of the crucifixion in two in Northern Hungary.


In the department of Nógrád, Northern Hungary, a crucifixion statue, erected in a public area, was broken in two. According to local inhabitants, the damage to the statue was planned, because the perpetrators used tools to carry out the attack.

According to the Hungarian news agency,, the statue was recently restored after earlier damage. The local police are already investigating the case, and the individuals can face up to three years in prison.


Photo: Hűvösi Csaba/

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