Statue cries - level 1

Statue cries - level 1

18-02-2014 15:00

A woman has a statue. It is a statue of the Virgin Mary. The statue is in the woman’s living room.

The woman sees a miracle. She sees that the statue cries. She tells her husband. He doesn’t believe it. Later, he sees oil on the statue’s face and he believes it.

Many people come to see the statue. They travel for hours by cars or buses. They believe in the miracle. They want to get blessings.

Some people think some things can be lies. This can be a hoax. The woman’s son looks at the statue. He sees that there is oil inside the statue.

Difficult words: miracle (something not normal and said to be done by God), blessing (God’s help), hoax (something not real).

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