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Enlightenment, Hope and Harmony

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Enlightenment, Hope and Harmony

God sent His only Son to Earth to bring
Enlightenment, Hope and Harmony.
Free will forbade that he should force
The Truth on world that would not see.

For thirty years Christ labored here,
With His clear message from above.
Enlightenment, Hope and Harmony
Will come when Man has learned to love.

Betrayed by one professed as friend,
Christ died upon the cruel tree.
The only charges they could press
Were Enlightenment, Hope and Harmony.

Christ died, but then He did not die
And His bright light still lights the way
To Enlightenment, Hope and Harmony
If we live and love in His pure way.


April 20/13
For Enlightenment, Hope and Harmony contest

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  1. Date: 5/1/2013 6:45:00 PM
    JOYCE, :-) I love the sound of "Enlightenment, Hope, and Harmony." Congratulations in Russell's contest. ~LINDA

  1. Date: 5/1/2013 5:57:00 AM
    Many congratulations Joyce Love xx

  1. Date: 4/30/2013 11:26:00 PM
    Congratulation on this inspiring piece taking top honors Joyce!

  1. Date: 4/30/2013 4:22:00 PM
    Lovely and superb piece,Joyce..Great write...Congrats on your 1st place win...XOXO....

  1. Date: 4/30/2013 6:04:00 AM
    He is the way the truth and the light Excellent subject for bringing us hope and harmony you did great congrats Sara xx

  1. Date: 4/30/2013 3:29:00 AM
    Congratulations Joyce, nicely written. Rick

  1. Date: 4/29/2013 10:02:00 PM
    Congratulations Joyce on your win. Well deserved. Love Terry

  1. Date: 4/21/2013 1:11:00 PM
    Hi Joyce, this is absolutely a winner, about Jesus and the hope for us, you put a wonderful positive meaning to this poem. Love it. Will be a Fav for me. Hope you are doing great, our birthday is coming up soon, July, i remember. Take care, keep strong. Love Terry xoxo