Wednesday, 01 August 2012 16:14
Chi Chi Chi, Le Le Le, Viva Chile!
This is a familiar football chant in the Latin American country of Chile, but it was also heard occasionally during the annual Gathering of the Baptist World Alliance, which convened in Santiago from July 2-7.
Tuesday, 03 July 2012 00:00
“How many of you like cricket?” I asked a class of beaming slum kids in Chennai, India, last month. Every hand shot up.
“In my country we play cricket too, but our national team isn’t usually as good as yours,” I told them. The guide duly translated my words into Tamil.
“But,” I hastened to add, “we’re very good at rugby.”