(Getty file photo)
Photo: ruzanna/Getty Images/iStockphoto
Photo: ruzanna/Getty Images/iStockphoto

Philadelphia Eagles player baptized in hotel pool before game against Carolina Panthers

>> Read more trending news

The Eagles wide receiver Marcus Johnson was baptized in the pool at his team’s hotel before the game.

Johnson tweeted a picture of himself in the pool.

Several of his teammates surrounded the pool and held hands during the baptism.

Johnson wrote, “First time being Baptized! Corporate Worship is a beautiful thing!! Cleansed & Reborn in JESUS name!!”

Thank you for reading the Springfield News-Sun and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Springfield News-Sun. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.