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"[Let] nothing [be done] through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves" (Philippians 2:3).
So, for God to have had a hand in something He condemns, sports, this continues to be a false teaching prevalent, among not only Catholics, but Christians in general. Therefore, Donnie Jones, you are using God in the wrong manner and teaching others error as well. There is much strife in sports. It is all for vainglory as next year the previous winner shall be forgotten. Sports are definitely not done with the lowliness of mind nor thinking the other team is better, in fact, the chant is, "WE are number one" and not "THEY are number one". The spirit of competition is not of God.