[Video] Statue of the  Virgin Mary seen weeping in Paraguay

Villarrica, Paraguay – A worshipper has reportedly captured a video showing a statue of the Virgin Mary apparently weeping in church.

Zully de Meaurio spotted the strange occurrence and grabbed her phone to record what she said were tears rolling down the statue’s cheeks.

“I went to the church with my makeup box and when I approached the Virgin I saw that it had water in one of the eyes,” she said.

“And then I grabbed my mobile phone and started to record it,” she added.

Another witness said: “I was called by Zully and went to the church and started crying as she was also crying.”

The incident took place in the church of Santa Librada, in the city of Villarrica, in southern Paraguay, as per a story by The Irish Sun.

According to local media, the church is small temple but boasts a large congregation.