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Old 07-02-2008, 08:49 PM
 
Location: City of North Las Vegas, NV
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Old 07-02-2008, 09:11 PM
 
Location: El Paso, TX
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I saw a report on that on the news the other day.. seems Drug dealers, and kidnappers worship this saint, because the others will have nothing to do with them. Its a big thing in Mexico.
 
Old 07-02-2008, 10:33 PM
 
Location: City of North Las Vegas, NV
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Has it spread to El Paso?
 
Old 07-02-2008, 11:09 PM
 
Location: El Paso, TX
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Originally Posted by WildWestDude View Post
Has it spread to El Paso?
Yes.
 
Old 07-08-2008, 11:04 PM
 
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Oh Come on. This kind of mumbo jumbo. In the 21st century?
 
Old 07-09-2008, 04:24 PM
 
Location: Metro Milwaukee, WI
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MOD MESSAGE: Folks, this topic is all discussion for the Religion Forum. It is so far off topic from anything to do with the El Paso subforum.

Also, this thread has spiraled in places that have absolutely nothing to do with the original post. Thread closed. For further religious discussion, please take it to the Religion Forum.
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