Saturday, May 19, 2012

Olympic Torch Prayers

There's some 'official' prayers for the journey of the Olympic Torch, for those of you looking for an alternative to 'Let the Flame Burn Brighter' as a liturgical response to the arrival of the torch. Or you could just send everyone out to buy honeycomb flavoured ice cream. See, the subliminal marketing is working already...


  1. 'The Bishop of Truro, the Rt Revd Tim Thornton, and Cornwall Methodist District chairman, Revd Steve Wild, will be the first to use one of the new prayers-

    ...Not if I pray them first!

    Is praying a competition now?

  2. Maybe they're planning to report back on whether God likes them or not. Or they're getting into the Olympic competitive spirit.