Treasure Island

Bob Gotti

(03/15/1957 / New Jersey)

Cornerstone Of Salvation


For believers Christ is our Cornerstone, as our salvation is in Him alone,
He's our Cornerstone and Foundation; in Him alone we obtain salvation,
Everything required for you and me, was completed by God at Calvary,
Anything added has only diminished, Christ's last words, "It is finished."

Is it Christ or religion which lies, which of these two should we despise?
Requirements added by sinful man, or the Lord's Eternal Salvation plan;
It was The Father, who sent Jesus, to save souls from unrighteousness,
For The Father, this came at a price, as His Son was to be His Sacrifice.

Christ sacrificed Himself, for us to be, redeemed and join God's Family,
Even though Christ had bore the cross, it was sinful men, who were lost,
For it was Christ, The Spotless Lamb, Who bore all the sin of fallen man,
Finishing what God alone had started; this is God's Truth to be imparted.

While God starting at predestination, God chose to bring to all Salvation,
Those He predestined He foreknew, those being sinners like me and you,
It was Christ, for all sinners, Who died, that, in Christ, we can be justified,
Called and chosen by Jesus Christ, that through Him we gain Eternal Life.

Jesus, the Beginning and the End, brings to man, God's Salvation friend,
It was the Lord, Who chose Grace, to redeem all who come through faith,
His saving Grace, through Christ alone, saving all who God calls His own,
Those sinners, who Christ has justified, for all Eternity, God has glorified.

(Copyright ©03/2013)

Submitted: Saturday, March 16, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Cornerstone Of Salvation by Bob Gotti )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Leaves in Colors, Tirupathi Chandrupatla
  2. Never Give Up, Lilly Emery
  3. sterilization process of our modern system, Anthony Cavuoti
  4. Kopje onder, Madrason writer
  5. five past three, Pradip Chattopadhyay
  6. Trapdoor, Pradip Chattopadhyay
  7. Gans Veer, Madrason writer
  8. Be What You Are, Lilly Emery
  9. The abrupt end., Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  10. Native land., Gangadharan nair Pulingat..

Poem of the Day

poet Sir Walter Raleigh

EVEN such is Time, that takes in trust
Our youth, our joys, our all we have,
And pays us but with earth and dust;
   Who in the dark and silent grave,
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  5. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  6. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  9. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost
  10. If, Rudyard Kipling

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]