There's Christian Rock but no Christian Wrestling - I say we change that.
In the comments section on another post I mentioned the following Bible verse:
"As for God, His way is perfect: the word of the Lord is tried: He is a buckler to all those who trust in him"
- Psalm 18:30
I got to thinking that "The Buckler" would be a great name for a Christian wrestler. Last night I went out to dinner and there was a non-alcoholic beer on the menu called - you guessed it - Buckler. Vince McMahon has to make this happen.
Here's the idea - a Christian wrestler who only wrestles to spread the Gospel. He' gets sponsored by Heineken (they make Buckler beer) and the other wrestler's make fun of his religion in order to get him to lose his cool. Can't you picture the Undertaker getting the Buckler in a choke hold and saying, "Where's your Moses now?" (like Dathan from The Ten Commandments). Triple H could pile drive him and ask, "Your God, your God - why has he abandoned you?"
The Buckler in turn could come out with a signature surrender hold called "the crucifixion." The Buckler's entrance music could be some gospel standard or something by Creed. You hear "Onward Christian Soldiers" over the PA and McMahon says, "Is that the Buckler's music I hear?"
It would be controversial and that's what wrestling thrives on. This could be huge.
So let it be written - so let it be done.