Easter Week by Charles Kingsley

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See the land, her Easter keeping,
Rises as her Maker rose.
Seeds, so long in darkness sleeping,
Burst at last from winter snows.
Earth with heaven above rejoices;
Fields and gardens hail the spring;
Shaughs and woodlands ring with voices,
While the wild birds build and sing.

You, to whom your Maker granted
Powers to those sweet birds unknown,
Use the craft by God implanted;
Use the reason not your own.
Here, while heaven and earth rejoices,
Each his Easter tribute bring-
Work of fingers, chant of voices,
Like the birds who build and sing.

For: Nurt Thurs – Environment and Thankful Thursday: Holy Thursday

8 thoughts on “Easter Week by Charles Kingsley

  1. Thank you for sharing an Easter post — absolutely nothing more nurturing than the Hope provided us through His Promises! Happy and Blessed Easter to you and yours. Thank you for sharing with Nurturing Thursday! ❤

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