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A space for resources to help RE teachers and their students explore the Christian faith

In this section we have compiled additional resources to equip you with engaging activities and help you in supporting your students relevantly.

Discussion Ideas: Prayer

Discussion starter


Read about the remarkable tale of a cashier and an armed robber kneeling to pray together in the middle of a robbery.

Some questions for discussion

  • What is your reaction to this story? Was it ‘divine intervention’?
  • What would you have done if you were in this situation?
  • Why do people often pray in times of trouble?