I have a very slight lisp which means i have trouble with some phrases. I clearly remember once many years ago reading the passion narrative from the NIV bible which spoke of “Barabbas of the insurrectionists”… Shades of Monty Python’s Life of Brian there.
Well, tonight I tried to say the collect for the day at prayer time. It is the new translation for the feast of the Guardian Angels. It began:
O God, who in your unfathomable providence…
Fail. (For lithspers anyway).