Video: woman topples 15-foot crucifix in St. Patrick's Catholic Church, as part of anti-Catholic spree when she smashes Catholic statues in the church and in a store


#1

Surveillance footage caught a woman walking into the sanctuary of this parish at 12:15 p.m., and heading straight for the altar, where she appraised the 15-foot tall crucifix before ultimately toppling it, video shows.

From the sanctuary, Chavira headed to the church’s prayer room, where she threw a religious statue on the ground and tore down two large religious artworks as two church-goers prayed in the room, according to police.


#2

Prayers for her.


#3

Prayers for this disturbed person’s soul. Glad she limited herself to inanimate objects and didn’t harm any of the people praying in the prayer room.

I think that crucifix needs to be a bit more firmly affixed though. I’d be afraid of something that big being able to topple that easily.


#4

Yikey yikes! :scream:


#5

Drugs or mental illness, poor thing. Prayers she can get the help she needs.


#6

You can tell from her photo something isn’t right with her. I offer up prayers to God for her. So sad.


#7

I was thinking that the one in my parish is affixed higher than a person can reach so that makes it safer I suppose.


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