Ezequiel Padilla takes over TikTok as Take Cheke.The parish priest among his nearly 700,000 followers Spread the love of God through funny videos Crossover musicals and comedy scenes.
In Puebla, Mexico, Father Cheke appeared, he was a priest. Preach the gospel and maintain close relationships with Catholics and non-Catholics Via social media.
Eikquiel Padilla (the principal of the Sacred Heart Church and San Cayetano Church)’s favorite platform is TikTok, and he accumulates here today 675,000 followers and 3.1 million “likes”.
And saw a dance Or make funny videos-sometimes criticized-where their followers are Know the word of god, Holy Week or the meaning of prayer.
“My curiosity about this social network started in March a year ago, because I returned to Mexico from a training conference I attended in Italy. When the Covid-19 pandemic started“The religious figure explained to Effie this Sunday.
He pointed out that the situation in Italy was “very serious” and when he was able to return home, he realized “No health agreement”, Referring to the fact that there has never been a mandatory quarantine in Mexico.
But he died at the age of 48 due to “responsibility”, Decided to lock myself at home. He recalled: “I didn’t find many activities at home.” Start watching TikTok videos. Finally, encourage them to download the application and experiment with the platform.
Father Chick shared that he remembered His first video is a blessing On the altar of the church, he was sitting and holding s.
He uploaded it to the digital platform, but didn’t know it was a special start. “By increasing 20 followers I reached 10,000 in a few hours“He emphasized.
Father today Dance, sing, translate There is a lot of confidence that “influencers” want.
He said that its sole purpose is: Draw a smile In the age of uncertainty caused by Covid-19, people are facing this situation. Covid-19 has added more than 2.3 million infections in Mexico and caused approximately 215,000 deaths. It is the third most deadly country in the world from the coronavirus, after the United States and Brazil.
The parish priest opened himself in one of his most recent videotapes, and then dubbed a dialogue from another scene: “My mother said that for those who once closed, they forgot When they closed a door for me, God opened the whole universe for meHe affirmed to reach out to the sky.
For religion, his greatest “wish” is Show “Young Christ and Living Christ”.
“Also tell others You can find it, god can talk to you Through social networks. He can talk to you through books, comments and even TV shows, you just need to concentrate,” he said.
Ezekiel emphasized Religion and daily life are not contradictory, So he shared that his attitude towards professional religion is very strict, but he is also very happy because he has always liked Close And find a way.