Rise up

Lord, look down now,
you who sit enthroned in heaven,
who say you are light and love.

Rise up in your holiness
and receive the tortured body of a child-
Delivered this day to his parents,
by those who murdered him while you watched.

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2 Responses to Rise up

  1. Pingback: Thursday Poets Rally Week 45 (June 2-8, 2011) | Promising Poets' Poetry Cafe

  2. Jingle says:

    love it.

    perfectly composed,

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