Two “men of the cloth” – a Kirk Meenister and a Catholic Priest – found themselves sitting on opposite sides of the aisle on a plane from Edinburgh to London.
About twenty minutes into the flight, there was some pretty severe weather, which resulted in turbulence. As it got worse, the passengers became increasingly alarmed, and even the cabin crew began to look anxious and concerned.
One of the flight attendants approached the two clergymen, and said, “Father, Reverend – this is really frightening. Do you suppose that you could do… I don’t know …. well, something, you know, sort of religious?”
So…. the Meenister leaned over to where the Priest was sitting, and said, “You take your side of the plane, and I’ll take this side”
The Priest stood up, and led the passengers on his side of the aeroplane in saying the Lord’s Prayer…….
Meanwhile, on the other side, the Meenister walked up and down the aisle, taking up a collection………