A PASTOR attempting to demonstrate God’s power by walking on water has been eaten by crocodiles.
Pastor EATEN by crocodiles trying to walk on water
Shocked witnesses said the clergyman had “prayed the whole week” before the stunt went tragically wrong.
He had also fasted in the lead-up to the attempted miracle, which was inspired by a Biblical tale of Jesus walking on water during a storm.
Horrified members of the Saint of the Last Days Church said the pastor was completely devoured in a “couple of minutes”.
A pastor died after being attacked by crocodiles in Zimbabwe
Instead he was brutally attacked by a group of crocodiles who had been hidden in the deep water.
Deacon Nkosi said: “The pastor taught us about faith on Sunday last week.
“He promised he would demonstrate his faith to us today, but he unfortunately ended up drowning and getting eaten by three large crocodiles in front of us.
The attack occurred when the pastor was attempting to walk on water
He said his death was quick and brutal.
Mr Nkosi said: “They finished him in a couple of minutes.
“All that was left of him when they finished eating him is a pair of sandals and his underwear floating above the water.”
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Emergency services rushed to the scene but arrived too late to save the man.
Crocodile attacks are a regular part of life in Zimbabwe, where efforts are being made to reduce the number of fatalities.
Men from the boy’s village then hunted down the crocodile, killing it and cutting it open to retrieve the victim’s body.
The man was killed by three crocodiles
“Villagers should not risk their lives by swimming or trying to cross the flooded rivers.”