Face of Jesus found on Texas tortilla?

Aug 7, 2012, 11:57 AM | Updated: 11:57 am

Things are getting a little more Christian in southern Texas.

According to the Bee-Picayune writer Paul Gonzales, a man, Ernesto Garza, brought the possibly holy tortilla into the newsroom.

Garza said he was eating his taco, but set it down to kill a flying insect. When he looked down, the face of Jesus was staring back at him.

“I’d been eating it and hadn’t seen it,” Garza said. “It made me a little nervous. I was wondering what was going on here.”

Aside from possibly seeing Jesus’ face on his tortilla, Garza said another odd thing happened on that fateful morning.

“I usually get up and go to the counter to get my taco,” Garza recalled. “But this morning, a little girl, about five years old, brought my tacos to my table.”

Garza said he had never seen the little girl before.

The tortilla is currently in Garza’s refrigerator while he figures out what to do with it.

Arizona News

Steve Chucri (Maricopa County Board of Supervisors photo)...
KTAR.com

Republican Maricopa County Supervisor Steve Chucri stepping down, cites political toxicity

Republican Maricopa County Supervisor for District 2 Steve Chucri announced Tuesday night he is stepping down, saying in a statement the political landscape changed for the worst this year.
22 hours ago
FILE - This file photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows Mark Gooch. The attor...
Associated Press

Luke airman accused of kidnapping, fatally shooting Mennonite woman on trial in Arizona

Jury selection began Tuesday in a case against a U.S. Air Force airman accused of kidnapping a Mennonite woman, fatally shooting her and leaving her body in a forest clearing in northern Arizona.
22 hours ago
(Facebook Photo/Slim Chickens)...
Danny Shapiro

Valley fast-food operator to open 32 Slim Chickens in Arizona

A Phoenix company has announced plans to bring 32 locations of an Arkansas-based chicken fast food restaurant to the Valley and other cities across Arizona over the next 10 years.
22 hours ago
(AZ Legislature Photo)...
Danny Shapiro

Arizona state Rep. Frank Pratt dies following long illness

Republican state Rep. Frank Pratt died Tuesday at age 79 following a long illness, the Arizona House of Representatives announced.
22 hours ago
(Flickr Photo/U.S. Customs and Border Protection)...
Kevin Stone

Damage to Arizona businesses from border restrictions could be permanent

The ongoing U.S. travel restrictions at the Mexican border are causing damage to Arizona businesses that might never be repaired, according to a state business leader.
22 hours ago
(Pixabay Photo)...
KTAR.com

Here are employers who are hiring in metro Phoenix

With businesses opening to full capacity and looking to rebound from the COVID-19 pandemic, employers in metro Phoenix and Arizona are looking to hire. Here's the list of employers looking for workers.
22 hours ago
Face of Jesus found on Texas tortilla?