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Shall I ever see Gods face

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Below is the poem entitled Shall I ever see Gods face which was written by poet Madelin Barton. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Shall I ever see Gods face

Bewildered I look up to the sky
so many unanswered questions
as years quickly pass me by......
So many different religions
how do I know which one is right....
Am I destined to wander aimlessly
through life like swine towards slaughter
Where do get the strength so that my
faith does not totter...
Everyone has their own views on who
God truly is but I don't see the love
amongst his earthly children.......
Fighting, killing, dying by the sword and
swear to do so in the name of the Lord.......
God almighty to you I implore
for as much as Ive seen how can I
ignore who is in fact waging this
war.....
Is their only one way to reach you?..,.
Should I beg for mercy for living by
the rules of man or for trying to live
life by rules I can't fully understand?
What in fact is our instruction what
for us was the original plan?......
Dear father I see so much hurt
in the eyes of man but who before
you could honestly stand?

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  1. Date: 2/24/2014 10:12:00 PM

    amen,,, so very true,, thankfully the Lord will come and dwell within us and teach that we might become a new being not formed by the hands of man and religion,,,love and God bless you

    Barton Avatar Madelin Barton Date: 2/27/2014 6:16:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    thank you for taking time to read my poetry God bless ~Maddie
  1. Date: 9/12/2013 2:01:00 PM

    wow...what a poem and questionable thought!!! Madelin, I am tough on myself when it comes to asking these question... thanks for the awesome write...Linda

    Barton Avatar Madelin Barton Date: 9/12/2013 7:05:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Linda It's a question that remains unanswered religion has always been an enigma to me I care nothing for it but I do believe in God ,intelligent creation is evident but still searching for the truth I hear so much about but have never witnessed with my own to eyes Thank you for visiting ~Maddie
  1. Date: 9/10/2013 12:42:00 AM

    I really like this one. well done

    Barton Avatar Madelin Barton Date: 9/12/2013 10:16:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    thank you PD I bet a lot of us ask ourselves the same question often ~Maddie
  1. Date: 9/9/2013 8:48:00 AM

    you pen with such beauty excellent piece of writing

    Barton Avatar Madelin Barton Date: 9/12/2013 7:05:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Liam ~Maddie