A study in contradictions

Psalm 29: One God, gloried by gods

Breaking thunder. Powerful and splendid,
breaking the cedars of Lebanon,
breaking them down, bringing them joy,
the joy of a child at play.
Stricken lightning. Strong oaks writhe;
the all too solid tree-flesh melts away,
and all cry, “Glory!”
Presiding over chaos, the LORD offers peace.

About Rosalind C Hughes

Rosalind C Hughes is a priest and author living near the shores of Lake Erie. After growing up in England and Wales, and living briefly in Singapore, she is now settled in Ohio. She serves an Episcopal church just outside Cleveland. Rosalind is the author of A Family Like Mine: Biblical Stories of Love, Loss, and Longing (Upper Room Books, 2020). She loves the lake, misses the ocean, and is finally coming to terms with snow.
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