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Christ’s Prayer in the Garden by Raymond A. Foss
Sweat heavy,
falling like blood
alone in the night
in a space set apart

Christ’s prayer in the garden
to not drink from the cup
but humble, a servant
submitting to God

Taking on our wages
the pain of suffering
taking our stain
the cost of our sin

Christ’s prayer in the garden
to not drink from the cup
but humble, a servant
submitting to God

April 20, 2011
Matthew 26:39
Matthew 26:42
Matthew 26:44
Matthew 26:36-46
Luke 22:44
Garden of Gethsemane
and the book, The Sanctuary for Lent 2011
for April 20, 2011
read April 20, 2011

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