Royston Allen

08 Battle For The Eternal Destiny Of Humankind - Poem by Royston Allen

VIII - Humankind is saved

Then out from the tomb in triumph Christ arose
with victory and supremacy over all His foes.
That moment the destiny of this world changed
as the life of Jesus for ours was exchanged

“Why do you look for Jesus amongst the dead”
these were the words the angels to Mary said.
Later in the garden she heard Him called her name
then turning around “Rabboni” was her refrain.

The voice she thought she’d never hear again
came speaking from the grave so clear and plain.
There before her in resurrection victory
stood her Lord, untouchable, but alive was He.

The gates of death He had burst open wide
setting free all of the prisoners locked inside.
“Oh grave you no longer have any hold on me.”
“Your sting is removed and Jesus holds the key.”

(to be continued …)

Topic(s) of this poem: warfare

Comments about 08 Battle For The Eternal Destiny Of Humankind by Royston Allen

  • Silver Star - 3,384 Points Cynthia Buhain-baello (5/13/2015 7:12:00 PM)

    Very remarkable write on the scene of Resurrection and its eternal implications, your lines both inspire and inform. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Poem Edited: Thursday, May 14, 2015

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