Shalom Freedman

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For A Parent Whose Children Are Far Away - Poem by Shalom Freedman

FOR A PARENT WHOSE CHILDREN ARE FAR AWAY

For a parent whose children are far away
There is much loneliness-
The love we have for our children
Exceeds in our old age all others-
We do not know how to stop praying for them -
Oh God who I fear and love
Forgive us for all our failures of You
And bless them
With good lives and families


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Poem Submitted: Sunday, August 29, 2010



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