Metro Detroit Priest's Holy Water Squirt Gun Inspires Memes

May 18, 2020, 7:15 AM

Father Tim Pelc of St. Ambrose Church
(Photo: Larry Peplin)

It  started with Father Tim Pelc of St. Ambrose Church in Grosse Pointe Park using a squirt gun on Easter to shoot parishoners with holy water as they drove up on Hampton Street. He wore a mask, face shield and rubber gloves. 

Photos by parishoner Larry Peplin, a freelance photojournalist, were posted on the church's Facebook page in April. They went viral on Twitter and sparked a Reddit "Photoshop Battle," according to BuzzFeed.

An example: 

Read more:  BuzzFeed

Leave a Comment:

Photo Of The Day 

Potd_img_5271_561 Peaceful protest in front of the Manoogian Mansion in downtown Detroit last night

By: Michael Lucido