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At a glance: Thunder invocation pokes fun at Metta World Peace
by Carla Hinton Published: April 27, 2012
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Thunder invocation

Here is the text of the Rev. Ronnie Fields' prayer at Wednesday's Oklahoma City Thunder game:

Gracious and loving God, thank you for all that you have done and continue to do for us each day. Help us to be generous with those blessings. May those gathered play to their full potential and gifts you have blessed them with, may you keep us all safe as we journey home.

We pray for world peace and may you carry our soldiers home safely. Help us not to forget those who are hurting in our nation and around the world. Amen.

by Carla Hinton
Religion Editor
Carla Hinton, an Oklahoma City native, joined The Oklahoman in 1986 as a National Society of Newspaper Editors minority intern. She began reporting full-time for The Oklahoman two years later and has served as a beat writer covering a wide...
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