Photos of tennis star Agnieszka Radwanska nude in ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue are reportedly not going over too well in her native Poland.
According to the Wall Street Journal, the Catholic group Youth Crusade is distancing itself from Radwanska on account of her “immoral behavior.”
The ESPN Body Issue features naked but not explicit photos of athletes, including the world's #4-ranked tennis player next to a pool of tennis balls.
Youth Crusade, in heavily Catholic Poland, runs a campaign called “I am not ashamed of Jesus,” which Radwanska participated in two years ago.
Father Marek Dziewiecki, a senior Catholic priest, expressed outrage over the widely-circulated image in an interview with The Telegraph (UK).
"It's a shame that someone who has declared their love for Jesus is now promoting the mentality of men looking at a woman as a thing," Dziewiecki said.
"If she meets a man who she can truly love and establish a happy family and raise Catholic children, then she would probably have to hide these pictures from relatives."
He further admonished Agnieszka Radwanska for making herself into an object "rather than a child of God worthy of respect and love."
Do you agree? Is she degrading herself by posing for ESPN? Would this apply to Kate Upton bikini pictures as well, as she models for a living?
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