A Psalm for Remembrance

Normally I would post a poem. However, this morning a family member lost his battle with cancer. He was a man of deep faith. No words of mine could do justice to his memory. In lieu of a poem, I’m posting a passage from Psalm 23 of the King James Bible:

 

The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.

He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters.

He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name’s sake.

Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.

Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over.

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.

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