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Archive for September 8th, 2009

What we sing –

 

          we eventually believe.

 

Watch what you sing –

 

          in church or shower.

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The Father has always existed.

Forever He has been God.

Walk back through the lanes of time,

Mid tracks of history’s nod.

Gaze upward through “robin-egg” skies,

Search beneath solid earth’s sod,

 

Let science show you’re her treasures,

Of strata, phylum, and gene.

Or travel the wide sky over,

In fiction’s fantastic machine.

God’s there in chubby molecule and,

In DNA’s ladder, so lean.

 

Old history’s filled with mementos,

Dates for death and for birth.

Biographers struggle to cover,

Lone sorrow and congregate mirth,

But no birthday is found for God,

Years cannot measure His worth.        

– eab, 9/2000

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Mahatma Ghandi is thought to have asserted on this date 9/8/1920,

(in an article in the journal Young India)

 

“It is my firm opinion that Europe (and the United States) does not represent the spirit of God or Christianity but the spirit of Satan.  And Satan’s successes are the greatest when he appears with the name of God on his lips.”

 

Gandhi (different spellings) is also said to have said 

“I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians.

Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.”

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