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Upon this Rock

Join with me now in the creation of a faith;
may yours become the portrait 
of the father of a God. 
Give us the words
that we may spread the glory 'round.

Faith is the flight, we're told,
 to know that which cannot be grasped
....that which is not,
in fact, it is beyond 
no thing of jewels or of gold.

What it becomes, are footsteps of the mind
directed well past any time we know
or any universe;
we may elect when we may go,
but never when we may return.

But isn't that the nicest thing 
about a faith?--
that there are no limits...
nothing to define

And so, on second thought
you need no words at all.

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  1. Date: 9/9/2012 1:14:00 PM
    Hi Robert, Thank you so much for stopping by my page to read and comment on my poem. Yes, there are times when I haven't a soul to talk to. Thanks, hugs, catie :)

    Ludden Avatar Robert Ludden
    Date: 9/9/2012 2:14:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    i WANT TO look at more, so keep reminding me. Just out of the hospital, so I need those reminders.
  1. Date: 8/8/2012 3:42:00 PM
    Surely something one is better with than without. Light & Love

    Ludden Avatar Robert Ludden
    Date: 8/8/2012 3:50:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you, Debbie