Sunday, February 19, 2012

1 Corinthians 10

Remember now the sea and rock:
the waters parted and poured out,
that all walked through and of partook--
a grace bestowed beneath the cloud.

But recall how Israel
God on the whole displeased
with grumbling mouths and hearts evil--
the whole lump with leaven laced.

Remember then the cup and bread:
The body now His Body breaks,
joined at the table of their Head
all other altars it rejects.

Recalling this, response demands:
A man should seek his neighbor's good
and make all of his actions' ends
to glorify a jealous God.

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