Thursday, April 13, 2017

Good Friday ~ And it was night . . .

Crucifix at Jesuit Retreat Center Oshkosh, WI

Stripped of godliness,
hands hammered open,,
arms yanked wide,
the crossbeamed Christ
pours himself out
till rivers run red with
wine enough to satisfy
century-cries of thirst.

Irene Zimmerman, OSF
Woman Un-Bent

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