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a shot, but it’s not because he inched at impact.” Why does Johnson inch so seldom? In his mind, the biggest reason is a perspective born of his faith. Raised a Catholic, he became a committed Christian before marrying Kim in 2003.“For me, my faith has given me a new level of peace,” he says.“Because whatever is supposed to happen is going to happen, and I’m going to be okay regardless.What takes the pressure o is this:If I can glorify God, regardless of what I shoot, it’s a good day.”
To some, that might make Zach Johnson seem boring. But as he proved at the Old Course, and as he has demonstrated since boyhood to anyone who paid attention, the way he keeps catching up is exciting.