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BlessU-2 is a robot priest that will forgive your sins | Popular Mechanics

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30 May 2017



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To be fair, there are human priests in Wittenberg, too, but the Protestant church in Hesse and Nassau recently built a robot priest to give blessings as part of a celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. The robot, named “BlessU-2,” has a touchscreen, glowing hands, and can forgive your sins in five different languages.

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