• Welcome || Facts You Dont KnowHomepage

The famous Maltese underwater statue of Jesus Christ


The famous Maltese underwater statue of Jesus Christ was made famous Maltese sculptor Alfred Camilleri Cauchi.  Work on the design and manufacture of underwater statue of Jesus Christ were evaluated in 1000 and paid for the Maltese lira Maltese divers committee headed by Raniero Borg.  The Committee authorized the divers Alfred Camilleri Cauchi to perform this work in honor of visiting Malta in 1990 for the first time Pope John Paul II.  Statue of Jesus Christ was made and originally sunk in 1990 in Malta, near the islands of St. Paul (St. Paul’s Islands).


The sculpture was created by Guido Galletti after an idea of Italian diver Duilio Marcante. The statue was placed near the spot where Dario Gonzatti died in 1947. He was the first Italian to use SCUBA gear. It depicts Christ in a pose offering a blessing of peace.


YouTube : Did You Know :Maltese underwater statue of Jesus Christ
Share this article :

+ comments + 3 comments

28 August 2013 08:14

The become ordained online leadership is responsible in accounting for every cent collected and distributed to benefit the hardcore poor and orphans.

8 December 2013 21:14

Lots of long term house owners develop the imagine living in a fresh building. Perhaps the novelty with this strategy features something regarding the belief that the property will likely be totally fresh and also modern day.Construction

24 January 2014 12:13

Why underwater? Why the statue of my saviour? Why my Lord Jesus? Is it money? Well i hope yous are doing it for Gods praises! MAY GOD BLESS YOU

Post a Comment

Powered by Blogger.
 
Copyright © 2011. Facts Spot - All Rights Reserved