Underneath

Underneath our skin,
Angels fully fallen,
Message us from him,
Pierce our souls in common.

Lodging in our flesh,
Toppings of our King,
He tempers our distress.
We share His suffering.

Inspired by II Corinthians 12:7-10 –

“And lest I should be exalted above measure through the abundance of the revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, the messenger of Satan to buffet me, lest I should be exalted above measure. For this thing I besought the Lord thrice, that it might depart from me.And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me. Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in necessities, in persecutions, in distresses for Christ’s sake: for when I am weak, then am I strong.”

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