By J. Randal Matheny
Who are we to pray for another’s death,
When God it is who gives us life and breath?
Worse still when such a prayer’s upon the tongue
Of clergy, claiming religion’s higher rung,
Inciting his flock to follow his harsh command.
The power and hour of death is in God’s hand.
- J. Randal Matheny edits and writes UPLift, an inspirational ezine. He
may be contacted here: <http://randalmathenycom/>. When reprinting this
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