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Church charges for calls to speak to an angel


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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 10 January 2012 - 01:44 PM

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An angel with a mobile phone at the St Jan cathedral in Den Bosch can still be reached by her 06 number, even though the church authorities have introduced a premium rate line, the Telegraaf reports on Monday.

A 06 number and a Twitter account in the name of ut Engelke (the little angel) were put up by an unknown woman as a joke last year, although the initiative is now attracting some thirty callers a day.

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Posted 10 January 2012 - 07:32 PM

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Posted 10 January 2012 - 08:52 PM

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Posted 10 January 2012 - 09:29 PM

I just lost IQ points reading that

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Posted 11 January 2012 - 01:48 AM

The church exploiting someone? Neverz! :o

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Posted 11 January 2012 - 02:06 AM

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Posted 11 January 2012 - 10:48 AM

An angel with an electronic device? I thought the Ancient Aliens brigade would have been using this for evidence before the story broke.


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Posted 11 January 2012 - 02:03 PM

"Church" is about having faith. Faith comes in all forms. If a call to an electronic angel brings someone hope, kudos to them. Since the money generated will be used to repair another symbol of faith (the church building) I don't see anything wrong with that. Anything that brings other people hope is of God, electronic or not. I, personally, don't believe in going to a church building or an electronic angel, but I'm open-minded enough to accept other people's forms of faith. We all have our own paths; it is not my place to belittle others who think differently.


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Posted 11 January 2012 - 02:17 PM

I can't believe it, everything is about $$$$ now in religion, at least the devil don't charge anything :devil:

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Posted 11 January 2012 - 03:20 PM

Wow, is this the church version of those sex lines that charge to call? Just with a recording instead of a live talker.

I gotta say, if the gal that started the joke thinks it's wrong that the church is charging to call, she could always have the stupid thing shut off.


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Posted 11 January 2012 - 06:29 PM

Wow i am liek amazed that a church would do this! Totally never saw this coming


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Posted 12 January 2012 - 12:54 AM

Oh, dear. -Facepalm.


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Posted 12 January 2012 - 01:00 AM

And then there's always the lonely souls who resort to this line because they have no one else..sad really.  If it gives them comfort then it can be a good thing IMO

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Posted 12 January 2012 - 01:15 AM

No matter what you believe in or don't believe in... This is wrong. What a crime.

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Posted 12 January 2012 - 02:28 AM

What if I Use a phone card or I Skype her?





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