HE PAID THE PRICE

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This one was written around Easter time after yet another viewing of The Passion of the Christ.

HE PAID THE PRICE

He stood alone,
Beaten and condemned.

Would no one step forward,
And proclaim him friend?

He was able to endure
Such pain.

As the whips beat down,
Upon his skin like rain.

And as he lay beaten,
And half dead.

  They placed A crown of thorns

Which pierce his head.

Feeling beaten and at such a loss.

He withstood it all,
And carried his cross.

With each drop of blood,
That flowed from his skin.

He washed away,
One more of your sins.

How will you choose to repay,
His sacrifice?

Will you deny,
His presence;
In our life?

Deny the suffering,
He went through.

All for his precious child,
That is you.

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Worthless commented on HE PAID THE PRICE

08-24-2011

yes, i know I hate that i sin everyday and that Jesus endured so much pain and still the devil finds it fun t keep playing games...

Coltsfan777 commented on HE PAID THE PRICE

07-28-2011

We have victory in Jesus!! Amen to this beautifully written poem that really speaks out and grabs you by the soul. God's sacrifice of His son Jesus is the greatest blessing that we can know and there is no one else who would have suffered the pain he went through just to show His love.

winterkou commented on HE PAID THE PRICE

05-27-2011

We would not be forgiven if it had not been fopr the great sacrifice christ made to save us all. He came into this world was beaten, ridiculed, nailed to a cross, suffered more pain than any could bear. Thank you Jesus. Thank you for this write.

When power leads man towards arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man's concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses.

John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Thirty-fifth President of the USA

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