Archive for October 11th, 2014

Abraham was in the Best world,

Aware of the Worst world,

And still connecting to our world. (Luk 16.25)

–  eab, 4/27/07

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There are, “Now I lay me’s,”

And, “Thank You for the spuds.”

There are, “Help me’s for this test,”

And, “Father, I need new duds!”

There is, “If You’ll get me out of here,”

And, “Lord, I’d sure like to shoot a deer.”

But none of these, no matter how sincere,

Compare to, “Lord, I love You, I’m so glad You’re near.”

– eab, Oct. ‘89

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England’s King Henry VIII on 10/11/1521, received from a certain bishop of Rome (called “Leo X”) the title “Defender of the Faith” as a reward. 

A few years later Henry VIII was considered an enemy of Rome for an action he took.  Be said action right or wrong, this shows not only the fickliness of men but also of men who are religious leaders. 

God only is infallible.  

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