Prayer and the player

21 March 2012


From Penelope Potter

Sir, — I am interested to note that, after the sad collapse of Fabrice Muamba on the foot­ball field, one football manager asked those watching television to pray for him, and one Chelsea player wore a shirt on which was written “Pray for Fabrice”. A secular society?


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