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love overcame

A short meditation on the Resurrection of Christ, with figurative and semi-abstract pastel paintings charting the unfolding events that began on that first Easter sunday.


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Love overcame

Love overcame
Emerging from a cold tomb
All the truth, majesty and creativity of a living God
Transforming a broken heart
Making a quiet return, in a still and sorrowful garden
The grave stone rolled away, to release redemptive love
Jesus resurrected and restored
Comforts a weeping woman
Speaks with travellers on a journey
Meets with his faithful friends
And they bow down before Christ alive
And acknowledged that the saviour has arrived
That the word of God has come alive
And that the extraordinary transformation of heaven and earth
Is complete

("Love Overcame", copyright © 2014 Julie Palmer)

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