Tuesday, March 03, 2009

Truth Is Stranger #92: God Has Voicemail

AMSTERDAM (Reuters Life!) – God is taking calls.

Dutch artist Johan van der Dong has set up a local telephone number in the Netherlands, where he urges people to leave messages for God on his answering machine.

Van der Dong said he set up the number to give people an opportunity to take pause and contemplate life....

The rest of the story here.

God sure gets around the new media!  Jesus [of] Nazareth is also on Facebook. In fact, he's my friend, and I get status updates and everything....

3 comments:

Fr. Andrew said...

Jesus [of] Nazareth is also on Facebook. In fact, he's my friend, and I get status updates and everything...

If this is the midrash, then the gloss should read which is WAY cooler than going to Mass

The Ironic Catholic said...

I'm pretty sure that was heretical, Father.

(Tongue firmly in cheek)

John C. Hathaway said...

My cell phone is also an MP3 player, and I have the Rosary and the Divine Mercy Chaplet saved on it. A couple times recently, my wife has walked past me, or I've walked past her, and I have my cell phone in my ear.

"Who are you talking to?" she asks, wondering why I'm listening silently.
"God," I reply.