Church Used to Film Obscene and Offensive Video

Country: France

Date of incident: November 23, 2015

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith / Morals

Area of case: Media / Private



A musical group called "Les Chrétiens des Alpes" (Christians of the Alps) filmed a YouTube video in the church of Saint-Étienne in Dingy-Saint-Clair, which portrays priests in a sexually vulgar manner.

It is unclear how the group got permission to use the church for filming. The video was published on YouTube by "Paroissiens Outragés" (Parishioners Outraged).
Source: L'Observatoire de la Christianophobie
Link to YouTube video [WARNING: EXPLICIT CONTENT]: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1oncp-WcmCE