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He Sees My Heart

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He Sees My Heart

He sees my heart
The deepest part
Where my dark secret lies

He sees my heart
And all I hide
It fills tears in His eyes

He knows my frame
That I am weak
And so he gently waits

For me to ask Him
To come in
And clean all that he hates

I hear the knock
Upon my door
He’s on the other side

He won’t come in
By divine force
Love his hands have tied

I need to invite Him
To my home
And ask Him if He’ll stay

The Refiner of
This soiled heart
Loves to hear me pray

And so He comes
And so He enters
My heart is not the same

He has removed
All that allures
Given my heart His name!

Eileen Manassian Ghali

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  1. Date: 3/5/2013 2:36:00 PM
    Beautifully written tribute to the One who knows our heart..... Love Ya.... Jake

    Ghali Avatar Eileen Ghali
    Date: 3/5/2013 8:37:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks, Jake! Yes...He deserve every word of praise and adoration! :)
  1. Date: 3/2/2013 10:30:00 PM
    He is so amazing and he will never abandon you. He is happy to except your invitation. Excellent testament to your faith.

    Ghali Avatar Eileen Ghali
    Date: 3/4/2013 11:57:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks ever so much, Richard. His love is unconditional and eternal. It is something that keeps me for giving up hope!
  1. Date: 3/2/2013 4:24:00 AM
    Dear Eileen, you have beautifully expressed the process of loving! No one can love someone truly for what s/he is, unless s/he knows the other person well. If s/he loves without knowing the person s/he loves then the person s/he wished the other person to be! Furthermore, we are unable to know someone if we do not know ourselves first! All this, of course you know, I just wanted to see if I have understood your EXCELLENT poem well! Thank you for sharing!

    Ghali Avatar Eileen Ghali
    Date: 3/2/2013 5:30:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I believe this comment was meant for my other poem...I cannot Change for You. This poem is about the love of Christ which is unchanging. Can we ever fully know someone? Can we ever fully know ourselves? I believe we sometimes THINK we know someone and find that we have misjudged them. It is a confusing world we live in, my dear...thanks for the post.
  1. Date: 3/1/2013 6:11:00 AM
    May His Name Be Always Glorified!! ... Eileen... Today, you are out of your skin.. bare in the face of nature.. so pure.. so honest.. so Human!!! A very touching poem!!

    Ghali Avatar Eileen Ghali
    Date: 3/1/2013 6:49:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks, my dear Guru Jad. I often we can be so untrue in all what we do when we have someone who longs to make us new. The eternal human struggle between what is right and wrong...Thanks for the visit!