The Kogi tribe, an indigenous people, choose their priests at birth and raise them in a dark cave for a decade to connect them to the earth.
A priest on the Titanic refused to board a life boat twice, and instead stayed behind to hear confessions and give absolution to the people left on the ship.
A Catholic priest named Michael Clegg first began distributing ecstasy and at its peak he was delivering 500,000 pills to the Dallas area per month.
In 2008 a Brazilian priest, as part of a fundraiser, strapped 1000 balloons to a lawn chair and sent himself up. Weeks later, he was found dead at sea, earning him a Darwin Award.
A priest on the Titanic refused a place on a life boat twice, and stayed behind to hear confessions and give absolution to people left on the ship.
When a concentration camp prisoner, Francis Gajowniczek, was chosen to be starved, he yelled out, “my wife, my children!” and Maximillian Kolbe, a priest who had helped save 2,000 Jews, sacrificed himself in his place.