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Old 09-26-2009, 01:11 AM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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Found on the internet. What do you think about this?



Meditation - Pray - Angel
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Old 09-26-2009, 09:16 PM
 
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That angel image is clearly a statue. Not that I don't believe in angels, though.
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Old 09-26-2009, 09:28 PM
 
Location: South Carolina
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I believe in Angels, but can't really say if this is real. I zoomed in and it doesn't look like a statue, but who knows.
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Old 09-26-2009, 11:08 PM
 
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I don't believe angels have wings!
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Old 09-27-2009, 12:36 AM
 
Location: Seward, Alaska
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Originally Posted by Miss Shawn_2828 View Post
I believe in Angels, but can't really say if this is real. I zoomed in and it doesn't look like a statue, but who knows.

I agree. I also zoomed in, and I don't think it is a statue either, because in some places you can see through it...you can see stuff on the other side of it, as if the object is somewhat translucent. You wouldn't be able to do that it if it were a statue. I guess you could merge two photos into one, using PhotoShop or similar software, and get that effect though...

As to the other comment re: angels not having wings...actually...some angels do have wings, and others don't...it depends on the class of angel they happen to be...they are not all the same. Cherabim, for example, have wings. Like the ones depicted on the Old Testament Ark of the Covenant...with their wing tips touching, over the Ark. And...check this out: Seraphim, the highest ranking angels, have SIX wings:

Isaiah (6:1–3)

"I saw the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up; and His train filled the sanctuary. Above Him stood the Seraphim; each had six wings: with two he covered his face, and with two he covered his feet, and with two he flew."

Anyway...back to the OP: is the object a real angel, a fake, or what? Who knows... we aren't given enough info to make a good determination. I wouldn't lose any sleep wondering about it...

Bud
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Old 09-27-2009, 01:44 AM
 
Location: SC Foothills
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I zoomed in on it too and if it's a fake it's a good one. I think we need an expert opinion on this one. Someone who can spot a photo-shopped picture. If you look all around there are other blurs like there may be other spiritual beings surrounding the event.

Thanks for sharing Bud.
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Old 09-27-2009, 01:54 AM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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Hi, Found this on a Christian website, News & Current Events - Christian Forums


John
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Old 09-27-2009, 10:21 AM
 
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When I say "wings" I mean "feathered' wings like the ones in the pic. Angeles with wings like doves are a figment of man's imagination.
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Old 09-27-2009, 10:49 AM
 
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I work with photoshop a lot.
And it definitely looks photoshopped.
I could re-create that easily.
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Old 09-27-2009, 01:45 PM
 
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I don't think it is a statue either, because in some places you can see through it...you can see stuff on the other side of it, as if the object is somewhat translucent. You wouldn't be able to do that it if it were a statue. I guess you could merge two photos into one, using PhotoShop or similar software, and get that effect though...
That's what I mean....the photo that the person used to photoshop the picture with was of an angel statue.
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