HYMNS FOR THE NEW REFORMATION

"Your decrees are the
theme of my song..."
Psalm 119:54

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Posted by douglasbond on June 1, 2011 at 6:21 PM

This hymn is a loose versification of highlights from Zechariah chapters 9 and 10, a passage on which I haven't seen other hymns written. The text is an example of one of many of the Bible's themes that capture male interests--guy stuff. My male protagonist, Drew, in The Accidental Voyage, the fourth Mr. Pipes book, writes it in fits and starts throughout the story. He did so while I was making--equally in fits and starts--my very first effort at writing a hymn. This is it.


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