The Hope Of A Prayer – Quadrille

MLMM Quadrille Challenge – Gather

The quadrille is a poem of exactly 44 words, not including the title. The word “gather” or a form of the word must be included in the body of the poem.

The Hope Of A Prayer

Oh beautiful Lover of souls
gather all Your souls unto Your bosom
the lost, the broken, and downtrodden
cradle them in Your safe, protective arms
shelter them in Your healing light
that they may know hope of a future
and darkness as their past.


Photo Credit:  Billy Graham Daily Devotion