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ONE FOR ALL

God is all colours
And He is no colour,
For He lives in the black
And He lives in the white.
He lives in the mixed,red
Olive, brown and yellow,
For He lives in the heart
Where colours out of sight.

God is all creeds
And he is no creed.
He lives in the Muslim
And He lives in the Jew.
He's there in the Hindu,
The Christian, the Buddhist.
In all true believers
And the doubters too-

So why all this predjudice
Because of colour?
Why all this thinking 
There's a chosen race?
Why are we fighting 
In the name of religion?
When surely God wears 
Every human face.

Man has differences
Man has opinions.
That is the way 
The human race is run.
God is only ONE GOD
However we see him.
He's one for all,
So that all can be ONE. 

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  1. Date: 3/18/2014 7:47:00 AM
    cool

  1. Date: 11/29/2010 8:15:00 AM
    i like the second line. this a wonderful poem, one of my favorites so far.this poem touches my sense of reason. thank you so much for making my day SYLVIA

  1. Date: 11/26/2010 4:34:00 PM
    A truly inspiring poem on God, June-- how much wonderful life would be if we all are one -- nikko :)

  1. Date: 11/26/2010 11:35:00 AM
    Wow!!! I absolutely, totally love this June.. words of wisdom if I have ever heard/read it.. A favourite of mine.. Enjoy the weekend June, love Wilma

  1. Date: 11/26/2010 11:31:00 AM
    Well I am running out of compliments. Enjoyed reading your poetry so much today. thank you

  1. Date: 11/25/2010 9:28:00 PM
    Hello Sylvia, Enjoyed the thought and poem, have your self a wonderful holiday~luv* SKAT

  1. Date: 11/25/2010 12:13:00 PM
    soup-mail, June

  1. Date: 11/25/2010 8:58:00 AM
    BRAVO.. June this is spectacular and so inspirational in its message my friend.. a wonderful read on a happy holiday weekend.. God is ONE for ALL.. luv.. enjoy your H.T. Day..

  1. Date: 11/24/2010 8:13:00 PM
    Sylvia...truly words of wisdom!!! I love it! jimbo

  1. Date: 11/24/2010 8:02:00 PM
    Great and broad thoughts,poet friend.We are wlking through different ways to the same destination.Your poem is very enlightening.

  1. Date: 11/24/2010 3:37:00 PM
    Very happy thanksgiving day to you with this devotional piece, Sylvia

  1. Date: 11/24/2010 3:28:00 PM
    yes, yes, why are we all so blinded by color and thinking it means anything? Excellent topic for this time of year, June. LUv and thanks again for your support. Andrea

  1. Date: 11/24/2010 12:16:00 PM
    Oh, I love the message behind this poem, Sylvia. Truly, God loves us all without regard to color or religious preferences. We are ALL created in His image. Wish everyone could understand this and bring more harmony into the world. A favorite poem for me. Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 11/24/2010 11:41:00 AM
    because there was a chosen race. not superior but given the Word. only the Word is superior to all things. John H Loving III