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Tom Cruise is Jesus

According to Scientology's church leaders, Tom Cruise is the new 'Christ' of the crazy-assed money-making cult. The Sun reports:

The Mission: Impossible star has been told he has been 'chosen' to spread the word of his faith throughout the world. And leader David Miscavige believes that in future, Cruise, 44, will be worshipped like Jesus for his work to raise awareness of the religion.

A source close to the actor, who has risen to one of the church's top levels, said: 'Tom has been told he is Scientology's Christ-like figure. "Like Christ, he's been criticized for his views. But future generations will realize he was right."

Slow down, just because Tom Cruise is the prettiest and has given the most money to this cult all of a sudden they are calling him JESUS?? In my mind the only thing Tom Cruise has in common with Jesus is that they're both males, virgins appeared in the same issue of TigerBeat and they both go by the call-sign 'Maverick' when they fly. Otherwise, I'm totally offended by the comparison.