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Thursday, April 04, 2013

Pray For The Tigers At Special Service Tonight

Fr. Steven J. Kelly is holding his annual “Pray Here for the Tigers” service at 6 p.m.

They’re praying for everyone from the players, to the vendors, to the owners, to the fans.

“ With a couple of hymns, a couple of readings — the service will last about 25 minutes and it’s open to the public. Kelly said it’s a fun service that ends with a rousing rendition of “Take Me Out to the Ballgame.”

But, does God really care about the Tigers?

Kelly said he hopes God cares more about them than the Yankees.

Wait…I thought God cared more about the weak?

Repoz Posted: April 04, 2013 at 07:24 AM | 7 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. RMc's Got a Lot of Trouble at Stake Posted: April 04, 2013 at 07:29 AM (#4403958)
Pray for the bullpen, at least. (Phil Coke, I hate you. Again.)
   2. depletion Posted: April 04, 2013 at 09:05 AM (#4404001)
If the Tigers win, starving children in North Korea will be sent an autographed picture of Miguel Cabrera, a napkin and a fork.
   3. Crispix reaches boiling point with lackluster play Posted: April 04, 2013 at 09:33 AM (#4404029)
Bless You Boys
   4. Bug Selig Posted: April 04, 2013 at 09:58 AM (#4404057)
Pray for the bullpen, at least. (Phil Coke, I hate you. Again.)


Why - was he playing in the outfield when nobody bothered to catch a sac fly?
   5. Sugar Bear Blanks Posted: April 04, 2013 at 10:02 AM (#4404060)
The winning "double" should have been caught.
   6. Bourbon Samurai is disturbed by bagel developments Posted: April 04, 2013 at 10:31 AM (#4404096)
This is awesome.

They should probably be praying a little harder though.
   7. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: April 04, 2013 at 03:11 PM (#4404428)
In a statement, God responded: "I already blessed these guys with athletic talent in the upper .01 percentile and the ability to earn incredible sums of money by exploiting their talent. Don't push Me."

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