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Singing nun wins The Voice of Italy, says the Our Father on stage

Move over Sister Mary Clarence.

Italy Singing Nun Source: AP/Press Association Images

SHE WILL FOLLOW hiimmmmmm….

A young Italian nun called Sister Cristina Scuccia has won Italy’s talent show The Voice after wowing the judges from the get go.

The 25-year-old, who has performed wearing her habit and a crucifix throughout the show, has wowed the judges with renditions of Girls Just Wanna Have Fun and Livin’ on a Prayer.

Her audition tape of Alicia Keyes’ No One has over 50 million hits on YouTube.

Source: TheVoiceOf Italy/YouTube

Check out the gals rocking out:


The BBC reports that Sister Cristina has said that she’s following Pope Francis’ calls for a church that’s closer to ordinary people.

She said:

My presence here is not up to me, it’s thanks to the man upstairs!

She recited the Our Father on stage following her win last night.

Check out her winning performances:

Source: TheVoiceOf Italy/YouTube

Source: TheVoiceOf Italy/YouTube

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