Sunday, January 22, 2006
Remember: John Park Moore
We cling to the enduring strength of stone to fight the fear of being forgotten.
So please take a moment to remember:
John Park Moore
Born Aug. 5, 1843.
Died Nov. 3, 1855.
MY SON MY SON LONG
I SHALL MOURN FOR THEE
I hear the father's words frozen into stone. I see him standing--his grief far deeper than the hole at his feet. I play a [TRIBUTE] for them both, father and son. May its echoes in your memory bring them peace across so many relentless years.
(Forks of the Brandywine Presbyterian Church, West Brandywine Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Amazing Grace played on the John Walsh Shuttle Pipes)