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Corner prayer by Cornerback Wale Dada

Centurions Köln defeated Rheinfire 14-6. Here is what Düsseldorfs Cornerback Wale Dada has to say:

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Week 17 summary of sport and spirituality on twitter

For our daily tweets we perform Twittermap Searches for “workout” and “prayer” every day. Each Sunday there is a weekly update here on this blog.

Week 17 summary of sport and spirituality on twitter:
Total Search Results for workout: 110
Total Search Results for prayer: 66
Most workout results on Wednesday with 22 hits.
Most prayer results on Thursday with 16 hits.

Awards:
Workout of the week
Prayer of the week

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Bloody Red Sox – a revelation from God?


Curt Schilling’s bloody sock
Originally uploaded by andywirtanen.

Now the controversy between Gary Thorne and Curt Schilling has become a religious question. Schilling writes on his blog:

“When I walked into the room for the post game interviews and offered up my first response to the questions about the game I basically said that the night was a revelation for me. That my faith in God that evening showed me things I’d never believed.”



via Sports Frog
more on ESPN

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Stadium and Church @ Flickr and Photobucket

What about stadiums and churches on the major Photo Sharing Sites?
Here are the facts:

flickr found 553,857 photos tagged with church.
photobucket has 74,805 church images.

flickr found 71,565 photos tagged with stadium.
photobucket has 13,951 stadium images.

On both sites churches are more popular than stadiums are.

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Week 16 summary of sport and spirituality on twitter

Unfortunately The Twitterverse Search does not deliver any results younger than April 16. That is why we had to switch to The Twittermap Search for our daily tweets.

Week 15 Twitterment Comparison:


Conclusion: Twice per day there are as many people doing a workout as there are people saying a prayer. That is at 7am and 4pm.