The Leiden Hymns-1

The Leiden Hymns-1 - He mingled his heavenly godseed With...

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The Leiden Hymns [God is a master craftsman] God is a master craftsman; Yet none can draw the lines of his Person. Fair features first came into being In the hushed dark where he mused alone; He forged his own figure there, Hammered his likeness out of himself— All powerful one (yet kindly, Whose heart would lie open to men).
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Unformatted text preview: He mingled his heavenly godseed With the inmost parts of his being, Planting his image there In the unknown depths of his mystery. He cared, and the sacred form Took shape and contour, splendid at birth! God, skilled in the intricate ways of the craftsman, First fashioned Himself to perfection....
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This note was uploaded on 06/16/2011 for the course ENGL 2110 taught by Professor Sadre-orafai during the Spring '08 term at Kennesaw.

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