Saturday, 27 March 2010


As for His shoulders what burdens have they borne?
Toward Golgotha He walked a bitter road:
The cross He carried, a rough and evil load;
Since I was sinful and lost and wont to rove
The Lord descended and took the Shepherd's role,
Coming to seek me and gently bear me home;
A Man in glory He wears the priestly robe,
Its shoulder‑pieces a pair of onyx‑stones
On which are written, in order, all His own
Sustained by Jesus, the Priest upon a throne;
While in my pathway the Man whom I adore
Is not ashamed to share with me His yoke.


  1. Many you have a blessed Palm Sunday brother.

    Hosanna in the Highest
    Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord.

  2. Hello David,

    That was a very good poem.
    Thank you for sharing it.

    God bless you,



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