Jesus Calling To Those Abused By Any Priest

I wonder how many Stare at a cross And feel loss When as a child Lied to in the name of God Told 'be naked' in Altar boy robes Groomed with gifts In exchange for sex Deformed and demonic Between man and child Defecated holy When priests helped each other cover up They said "Go … Continue reading Jesus Calling To Those Abused By Any Priest

Truth About Childhood Sexual Abuse by Priests (based upon report from PA Attorney General)

Hushed mouths Naked bodies Trespassed Sins surpassing Any and all imagination Crimes in His name His holiness Tainted Painted Wrenching Memories Breathed and swallowed Gagged, ground into marrow Darkness long hung Cantations unsung Faith confused Souls bruised Avoiding love Hoarding any part Of self Until the Secrets unable to stand still Behind doors Inside locked … Continue reading Truth About Childhood Sexual Abuse by Priests (based upon report from PA Attorney General)

Abused, Healing

Her body not her own Beaten Torn Her name spoken with scorn Jesus loves her Cares for her scars Reminds her of how far She has come Led by His stripes He heals her strife Pain though still creeps in the night Why won't her ears hear truth? He is with her Always Indwells Yet … Continue reading Abused, Healing

Truth of Abuse

Abuse can be silent screams Abolished dreams A tearing of ideas The feeling nobody cares Bruises aren't always blue Emotional scars cannot be recognized by the eyes of me and you Danger can hide Behind the world's definition of right But when you listen close to the subtle things You realize nobody sings Of joy, … Continue reading Truth of Abuse