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Re: Questionable Humour (Was: Henry 8th / St Patriarch Tikhon)

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  • orthodixie@aol.com
    ... The lavabo bowl is indeed the name of the annual game. The winner takes home the small bowl which is used to wash the priest s hands after distributing
    Message 1 of 1 , Mar 28, 2001
      seraphim shinn writes:

      > I remember reading (over 20 years ago) the desciption
      > of a football game between Nashotah, and General
      > Theological Seminary called the "lavabo bowl".
      > I had always assumed that it was just a humorous
      > story.
      > Could the lavabo bowl really have happened?

      The lavabo bowl is indeed the name of the annual game. The winner takes home
      the small bowl which is used to wash the priest's hands after distributing
      Communion. NH used to play General Sem ("the other seminary"), you are
      correct.



      Fr Joseph Huneycutt
      St Nicholas Church (ROCOR)
      Fletcher, NC
      http://www.stnicholasparish.org
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