News from Poland
The world’s tallest statue of Jesus Christ was consecrated today by Bishop Stefan Regmunt in Swiebodzin, Lubuskie, western Poland!
The statue reaches a total height of 36 meters, which is three metres higher than the more famous statue of Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro. The statue is constructed of reinforced concrete statue and has been designed by Miroslaw Pateckiego. The estimated 6 million zloty cost of the statue has been met by the voluntary donations of local parishioners and entrepreneurs, and ex-pat Poles living in America and Britain.
Related content on Polish Poland: more about the town of Świebodzin.