DISTORTION by Gbalajobi Adejuwon

What! The divergence of thoughts and speech The immodesty of promiscuous words, And then our hearts an helpless Pilate, Releasing Barnabas, at the expense of the Just. Man’s unholy devotion, the revelation of his beastly passion, professing love just to break her walls, and lay his hands on her towers....

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RABBI by Prince Nwachukwu

Rabbi the Great Teacher sent from heaven We’ve dwelt long enough in our ignorance Complacent and filled with self But now like reptiles we crawl to thee On bended kness and misty eyes Acknowledging our metalic granite hearts We’ve dwelt long enough in our ignorance Strolled away from your omniscience...

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LOST BUT FOUND

Am here again, fallen but willing to rise, I stand aloof on the ancient path eager to ask for the old path and walk in it; The Holy book had advised. I am the prodigals leanage in moral excellence, But jangling rags of righteousness could not save Only the blood...

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FOR US

Unto us a perfect soul was born… To sacrifice life for a perfect criminal To save a woman with tainted, condemned hue To turn the mass of her crimes to virtue To be the best friend of the killer To believe in the words of the liar To be the...

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I SEE HIS STAR

Before his annunciation Harked heralds Of sleepy cherubs We recite the idlib Muttering faith In the triune Before the declaration Of the mystery of faith His August visit And April exit We chew the chaplet Of his sorrowful passion I see his star Stationed afar In the east Illuminating our...

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