Terrifying and tragic reports have confirmed the death of a pastor who was dedicated to enduring a 40-day religious fast challenge.
Sadly, he could only make it to day 25 without any food and water, after which he collapsed and died.
Sources from local media outlets spoke about the tragedy and how it was a religious affair in which the pastor wished to fast and endure the hunger and pain that was similar to Jesus.
But little was he aware that it would cost him his life in the end. Moreover, the incident was highlighted to have taken place in the country of Mozambique.
The victim was identified as a French teacher and Pastor that went by the name Francisco Barajah.
His cause of death was tragically outlined by the hospital for not taking any food or drink for 25 straight days. Furthermore, his loved ones are beyond shocked and in grief over the sudden incident that has torn their family apart forever.
His relatives detailed more about how they became growingly worried about his current physical state after seeing his condition. They knew something was majorly wrong and they had to intervene as his health was deteriorating at a fast pace.
On that note, they rushed him to a nearby hospital but tragically, he couldn’t be saved.
Reports detailed how he tried to emulate the same behavior of Jesus Christ as that witnessed in the bible. He was a known personality in society as he founded the famous Santa Trindade Evangelical Church.
By the time the 39-year-old managed to reach day 25 of his religious fast, he had lost so much weight and strength. And a point had come where he could no longer stand. And it all proved to be way too much for him in the end.
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