Lifted up – The Tree cycle (7)

On each of the Fridays of Lent, I have published a poem based on reflections on the impact of the various trees mentioned through the Bible, creating a ‘Tree cycle’ of poems. Today, Good Friday, is the last poem in the cycle, and it appropriately focuses on the cross of Christ. The famous Anglo-Saxon poem, The Dream…

Lifted up – The Tree cycle (6)

On each of the Fridays of Lent, I plan to publish a poem based on reflections on the impact of the various trees mentioned through the Bible, creating a ‘Tree cycle’ of poems. The sixth poem is based on the events of the Triumphal Entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, which is remembered on Palm Sunday (this…