Mark D. Roberts

Mark D. Roberts


Bad News for the Son of God

posted by Mark D. Roberts

First it was Barry Bonds. Then Marion Jones. Then Michael Phelps. Then A-Rod. Now look who’s in trouble for violations of athletic regulations. Yikes!



  • Dianne

    So how many sports journalists would even get the irony of this headline anymore? Or the society at large, for that matter? Thanks for sharing the smile!

  • Jim Berkley

    I have always gotten a kick out of sports coverage for Catholic schools. The headlines are often a kick:
    SAINT JOSEPH BEATS MARY MOTHER OF GOD
    HOLY FATHERS DISMANTLE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION
    Whole theological texts could be written on sports headlines.
    Jim Berkley
    Bellevue, WA

  • Neil Cowling

    Add to the list:
    St. Mary Spanks Divine Child

  • http://www.markdroberts.com Mark Roberts

    Wow! You’re getting me inspired!

  • http://www.markdroberts.com Mark Roberts
  • http://www.markdroberts.com Mark Roberts

    Or how about:
    St. Mel ousts Holy Trinity
    http://www.highbeam.com/doc/1P2-1434953.html

  • http://presbyweb Dave Knupp

    Outside the realm of parochial schools but in the mix nonetheless, my father (a Penn State grad)loved to tell the story about the PSU Nittany Lions beating Texas Christian Universtiy in football. Headline in the student paper the next day: “Lions 44, Christians 0″

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