bonifacio alba

(February 18,1952 / Baybay, Leyte)

Be My Stronghold, Oh Lord


Rough seas in the mind
Amidst the trials so hard to bear
And pulling distance away
-The dreams to be fulfilled.
Let the patience hold
And perseverance to continue
The wondrous journey ahead
-In this world sojourn.
Can this vibration controlled?
Oh sickness and desperation
And many other trials refrain...
Let the Faith be the stronghold
And a prayer in deep humility
That the intercession of the Lord
Will come to succor in any moment
When the trials is unbearable!

Submitted: Wednesday, August 01, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, August 01, 2012
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