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Monday 24 November 2014

Video: Singing nun stuns The Voice judges - Sister Cristina has voice of an angel

Move over Julie Andrews - there's a new nun in town with Sister Cristina Scuccia making headlines around the world following her appearance on The Voice of Italy”.

A viral video shows each judge reacting with surprise as they see Sister Scuccia for the first time. She gives a memorable rendition of Alicia Keys’ hit No One.

The 25-year-old nun told Catholic News Agency that she appeared on the show because,"I have a gift and I want to share that gift. I am here to evangelize.”

The first judge to turn around was tattooed Italian rapper J-Ax.

His jaw hit the ground when he saw where the heavenly voice had come from.

He later joked: ‘If I'd had a nun like you at Sunday school I'd be pope now.’

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