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Lectionary Poetry – 8th Sunday After Pentecost ( Year B )

Lectionary Poetry Trinity Sunday

With the dawn of a new church year, we have launched a new feature on our website, a weekly post of poetry that resonates with the lectionary readings for that week (Revised Common Lectionary).
 
 

*** Revised Common Lectionary ***

Lectionary Reading:
Psalm 89:20-37

 
 
CONTEMPORARY POEM:

Misericordias Domini
Malcolm Guite

SNIPPET:

Who knows this agony unless they feel it too?
You answer me in darkness from your cross,
It is your pain that draws my heart to you

As deep calls unto deep and loss to loss.
Your covenant was sealed in your heart’s blood
When it is pierced with mine. And our cries cross

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