After the psalms have died away
and the palm leaves dry and
brittle in the dust
have crumbled underfoot; after
the streets have emptied,
crowds drained through doorways,
their thunder spent, a stone heart whispers
still, Hosanna: saviour, save us.
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 , and Whom Shall I Fear? Urgent Questions for Christians in an Age of Violence, both from Upper Room Books. She loves the lake, misses the ocean, and is finally coming to terms with snow.
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