Richard Crashaw

(1612 - 1649 / England)

Two Went Up Into The Temple To Pray - Poem by Richard Crashaw

Two went to pray? O rather say
One went to brag, th' other to pray:

One stands up close and treads on high,
Where th' other dares not send his eye.

One nearer to God's altar trod,
The other to the altar's God.

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  • (4/17/2008 7:11:00 PM)

    This was very cleverly remarked by Richard! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004

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