Udiah (witness to Yah)

Rookie - 7 Points (1959 / USA)

God Bless US


O Lord, our refuge and strength
When it's 'in God we trust'
The foe has struck your firstborn
With a great infamous thrust

Like history repeated
A Trojan Horse await
To massacre the blameless
A 'Nine-eleven' fate

They've dared defy an army
That does proclaim you Lord
Deliver US from their hand
Whet your glittering sword

Our Father who's in heaven
Shield US, your battle axe
Guard these in Thy replevin
Then Babylon do tax

Give US righteous victory
In Thy name, Lord of host
So that all the earth may know
'In God we trust' foremost

O Lord, our Rock and fortress
'Land of the Free' protect
Keep US strong 'til Shiloh come
Then on to Him collect

He maketh the wars to cease
Unto the end of earth
Breaketh bow, cut sunder spear
To chariots flame's birth

'Be calm, and know that I am God:
I will be exalted among the nations,
I will be exalted in the earth.'*

The Lord of hosts is with US
Our refuge we proclaim
Bless US in our endeavor
We ask in Jesus name

*Psalms 46: 10, Inspired by Jeremiah Chapters 50 and 51










© 2011



Submitted: Sunday, June 20, 2010
Edited: Tuesday, September 11, 2012

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  • Bronze Star - 2,652 Points Elizabeth Padillo Olesen (3/17/2015 4:00:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem from a heart of faith. Thanks, Udiah, for writing this. Any one who claims to be an atheist is one who cannot be an atheist without God for in proclaiming that he or she is an atheist, he or she tells the world that there is a God whom he or she does not believe in. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Joseph Sanchez (4/28/2014 11:12:00 AM)

    IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST IM ATHEIST (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 13,881 Points * Sunprincess * (9/1/2012 7:41:00 PM)

    beautiful poem inspired.... :) (Report) Reply

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