Hymns

Hymn for Holy Week: Jesus Christ, we trace your glory

Jesus Christ, we trace your glory in your path to Cross and Grave; as we keep this solemn memory, may we find the grace we crave. Meet us in the signs we study, teach us of your power to save. Meet us in the sign of Jonah: cast into the darkest place, rescued then from… Continue reading Hymn for Holy Week: Jesus Christ, we trace your glory

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Hymns

The bounty of a promised land

The bounty of a promised land where every hungry mouth may feed is seldom shared, for walls now stand to keep the poor in need. As workers in a stranger's field they glean and gather what they may, relying on what others yield to scrape their needs each day. And sometimes, 'they' are close to… Continue reading The bounty of a promised land

Other Writing

The old man in the Temple

The glory of our people Israel! So say the priests who scurry through these courts directing pilgrims, offering sacrifice, administ'ring, enforcing, protecting. See what majestic stones and buildings stand, they say, upon this Mountain of the Lord; within these Temple walls is holiness! And Israel's Lord (they whisper now) will rouse to win deliv'rance from… Continue reading The old man in the Temple