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Nailed it!

Two fingers bent over…check. Two fingers in the air…check. Thumb alongside, pointing up…check. Yep, it checks out. That’s just what a priest’s blessing hand looks like.

Some days, correcting Medieval drawings is a sad and lonely job.

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Comment from DurnedYankee
Time: January 22, 2019, 9:59 pm

Just so long as you don’t correct anything like this –

https://abcnews.go.com/blogs/headlines/2012/08/elderly-woman-ruins-19th-century-fresco-in-restoration-attempt/

 


Comment from S. Weasel
Time: January 23, 2019, 4:06 pm

She got the last laugh, Durned. After it went viral, she made a fortune in merch for her little church.

 


Comment from DurnedYankee
Time: January 23, 2019, 7:02 pm

Noooooooooooooooooooooooooo seriously?

What’s that they say, the Lord never closes a door unless He opens a window?

Heh.
Who comes up with these sayings?
Oviously not the people with Papel legate Abbot of Citeaux, Arnaud Amalric.

 


Comment from S. Weasel
Time: January 23, 2019, 10:20 pm

No kidding: https://nypost.com/2016/03/12/infamous-botched-jesus-painting-now-a-major-tourist-attraction/

The weirdest part to me was finding that an 80-something-year-old Spanish church lady looked like a perfectly normal modern woman and not a dessicated husk in a black nun’s habit.

 

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