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Epiphany - Acrostic

EPIPHANY - Acrostic

They came from the East, the three wise men, 
Following a star that Prophesied a King,
A Shepherd of Israel Immanuel his name, in a
Stable in Bethlehem Precious gifts and adoration.
'I'd like to worship!', Herod declared.
Until in a dream the Astrologers were warned.
God’s gift of love for New Year, as foretold,
is Christ the heart of Yuletide and light of the world.

by Jean McLoughlin

Copyright © | Year Posted 2016




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Date: 1/24/2016 12:32:00 PM
VERY cleverly done Jean! to position the ACROSTIC word in the center of each line as you did is marvelous! BRAVO!! Best wishes, Keith
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Keith Bickerstaffe
Date: 1/24/2016 12:39:00 PM
You did great!!! K.
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Jean McLoughlin
Date: 1/24/2016 12:36:00 PM
Oh Keith this was so difficult to do, my first time and last maybe doing an Acrostic, this way anyway!! Thank you for the appreciation. from Jean
Date: 1/7/2016 3:43:00 PM
this is a nice acrostic for the Xmas message. Hope you are having a great beginning to your new year, Jean.
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Jean McLoughlin
Date: 1/7/2016 4:07:00 PM
Thanks Andrea, it's my first Acrostic. Sure am having a great new year meeting great poets like yourself! Love from jean