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    Senior Moderator American X's Avatar
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    Saint Francis Xavier, Pray For Us (especially this season)!

    "We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm."

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    Quote Originally Posted by American X View Post
    Also, what a coincidence that tonight we play Auburn and Saint Francis Xavier is famous for driving the tigers out of China.
    Quote Originally Posted by OX09 View Post
    Saint Francis Xavier never even made it to China. He died on a small island off the coast. The Chinese didn't even allow Europeans to step on their soil at that time.
    You don't think he actually had to be there. C'mon man.

    Quote Originally Posted by vee4xu View Post
    I love that our current Pope adopted this great Saint's name. And, I concur, St. Francis Xavier, pray for us. Especially these days!!!
    I believe he actually took Assisi as his papal namesake.

    As an FX myself, I was disappointed that a Jebbie would do so, mockingly. Such a rebel.

    St. Francis Xavier pray for us.
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    Saint Francis Xavier, Pray For Offense!
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    Saint Francis Xavier, pray for us to vanquish the UC heathens this upcoming Lord's Day!

    Did you know the uncorrupted body of Saint Francis Xavier lies in Goa, India?
    "We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm."

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    Indeed!

    and his right forearm is in the Jesu (Jesuit) church in Rome.

    Saw it with my own eyes!

    St. Francis Xavier, pray for us!
    Warmly,
    "Mel"

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    Saint Francis Xavier, Pray For Us (especially shot selection)!
    "We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mel Cooley XU'81 View Post
    Indeed!

    and his right forearm is in the Jesu (Jesuit) church in Rome.

    Saw it with my own eyes!

    St. Francis Xavier, pray for us!
    I did as well.
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