On "Fox News Sunday," Hume ? the former leader of Fox News' political
reporting and host of "Special Report" who now serves as an analyst for the
network ? said that Woods' recovery "depends on his faith."
"The extent to which he can recover seems to me depends on his faith," Hume
said. "He is said to be a Buddhist. I don't think that faith offers the kind
of forgiveness and redemption that is offered by the Christian faith. My
message to Tiger would, 'Tiger, turn to the Christian faith and you can make
a total recovery and be a great example to the world."
In 2008, Woods told Reuters about his religious practices.
"I practice meditation," he said. "That is something that I do, that my mum
taught me over the years. We also have a thing we do every year, where we go
to temple together. In the Buddhist religion you have to work for it
yourself, internally, in order to achieve anything in life and set up the
next life. It is all about what you do and you get out of it what you put