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Architects bid to design monument to prayer

Tim Wyatt

by Tim Wyatt

Posted: 17 Feb 2017 @ 12:04

A CHRISTIAN businessman and former football chaplain from Leicester has unveiled an ambitious plan to build Britain’s answer to Rio de Janeiro’s famous statue Christ the Redeemer — a million-brick monument to answered prayer.

Richard Gamble’s idea — which, he says, was given to him by God 13 years ago — is to collect a million stories about how God has answered prayers, and then build a colossal wall with a million bricks to represent those answered prayers.

The idea ...

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