Giant Jesus: Highway Guardian or Christian Kitsch?

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c. 2005 Religion News Service MIDDLETOWN, Ohio _ Shake every kudzu vine across America’s southern Bible belt, and no glow-in-the-dark plastic Jesus quite like Ohio’s mega-messiah will ever pop out. Nicknamed “Super Savior,” the 62-foot-tall statue of Christ looms over land reclaimed from a cornfield. It dominates a once-deadly stretch of Interstate 75 in southwestern […]

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