Joseph T. Renaldi

Veteran Poet - 1,154 Points (Frackville, Pennsylvania)

A Simple Sermon - Poem by Joseph T. Renaldi

A preacher delivered a simple sermon,
It was old, and yet it was new,
Perhaps a figment of the brain,
But morally and spiritually true.

It touched the core of a genial mind,
And lo and behold the words became
A guiding light, a beacon of hope,
An admonitory flame.

The thought was small, the issue great,
Like a fire tower on the hill.
It shed its rays of hope and faith,
And comforts the parishioners still.

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  • Joe Breunig (10/28/2006 3:24:00 PM)

    Simplicity of truth goes straight to the heart; nicely done. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, August 13, 2005

Poem Edited: Wednesday, July 4, 2007

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