lindsay lohan christ Lindsay Lohan's Christ complex lands her in hot holy waterLindsay Lohan is in bubbling hot holy water. Lilo’s cover for the French magazine, Purple, has come under fire by Christian groups.

The picture shows Lohan as a Christ-like figure, draped in a white Ungaro dress, with her arms outstretched, as if on a cross. 

Did we mention she’s accessorized with a crown of thorns?
Bill Donohue, head of the Catholic League, told Politics Daily: “Not only is the pose inappropriate, the timing is offensive.”  
Catholicism’s most sacred season begins next week– Ash Wednesday — with the start of Lent, the period of penitence and abstinence that leads up to Easter.

]]>The Dish Rag has to imagine that a religious holiday involving penitence and abstinence is not necessarily marked on LiLo’s calendar.

What do you think of the photo and the resulting criticism?

Photos: Purple