Statue of Jesus Christ beheaded twice in two weeks

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Statue of Jesus Christ beheaded twice in two weeks

By Madeline Holcombe, CNN
Updated 0303 GMT (1103 HKT) February 23, 2017

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Jesus statue beheaded twice in 2 weeks

(CNN)To millions of people, the image of Jesus Christ stands for peace, love, and compassion.

So it’s a little startling to see a statue of Jesus outside an Indiana church defaced twice in the past two weeks. Once on a Sunday, even.

The Cottage Avenue Pentecostal Fellowship in Indianapolis installed the concrete statue five years ago after it was donated by the daughter of one of its members. But on the statue’s first day in its new home, the church saw a glimpse of the vandalism to come.

The Jesus statue stands outside the Cottage Avenue Pentecostal Fellowship before the vandalism.

The Jesus statue stands outside the Cottage Avenue Pentecostal Fellowship before the vandalism.

The Jesus statue stands outside the Cottage Avenue Pentecostal Fellowship before the vandalism.

“The first time we put it up, they…

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