Jeff Bresee

Rookie (10/29/1970 / Salt Lake City)

Mercy - Poem by Jeff Bresee

The stars that fill the midnight sky
Or single grains of sand
Cannot compare to all God’s works
Too vast to understand

What number counts the drops of rain
That make the oceans wide
How many hours and days and years
Fill up eternal lives

How far the furthest star lies from
The meager grasp of man
How high above our foolish ways
Doth God fullfil his plan

What mercy fills the Father’s heart
That grants us time to grow
Too much for us to comprehend
Too much for us to know

…Jeff Bresee

Comments about Mercy by Jeff Bresee

  • Rookie Bhavani R (11/10/2009 10:20:00 AM)

    A well written piece....10/10 (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Rookie - 0 Points george george (11/10/2009 10:13:00 AM)

    Beautiful images! Very thought-provoking piece, I like it a lot! (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

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?

Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 10, 2009

[Hata Bildir]