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John Todhunter

(30 December 1839 – 25 October 1916 / Dublin)

Golgotha


1.

On his cross still hangs the Saviour,
Bears our sins in dreadful sum,
Eighteen centuries and three quarters,
Yet his kingdom is not come.


2.

"It is finished!" Was it finished
When thy path of pain was trod?
Thou didst bear the sins of mortals,
Who shall bear the sins of God?

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

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