Found October 28, 2013 on Fightin For Philly:

As I reported last week, Flyers owner Ed Snider was in Rome during the Flyers’ 7 day break. Above you can see Snider and his wife meeting with the leader of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis. Perhaps Pope Francis put in a word for the Flyers with the big man upstairs, because since that meeting the Flyers have won both of their games — including 5 goals in Saturday night’s win over the Islanders. For those of you who don’t know, Snider is Jewish. In 1997, he was inducted into the Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame. Whatever the change in Philadelphia may be, the Flyers need to keep it up for the fans’ sake. The Eagles have slipped to 3-5, and the Sixers’ imminent losing season is just two days away.

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