The Cry for …….!

May 1, 2021

The Cry for …….!

Anguishing cry shatters, life agonising tears collapses rocky wall,
grisly silence cracks, the heart exposes, nakedness stands so tall?
Perception management binds blind follower so neat and cruel,
melancholy hides, humanity covers megalomaniac site terribly.

People are gasping for oxygen. Lakhs are admitted to the hospitals.
Speeding ambulances, teeming crowds devastated, face lit pyre bells.
Crematoriums are with blazing fire overflowing with dead bodies.
Scenes never dreamt, feelings ever kept what a blunder brashness.

Running pillar to post reserve bed to beloved one ‘reply housefull’.
Short of oxygen Remdesivir in black market baffles to save a soul,
pathetic failure, health, gruesome heartbreaking sights what ‘life’?
Decent burial farewell out of sight ‘holy place’ horror haunting.

The wealthiest well-heeled are fleeing the country by private jets plenty.
Escaping the wrath, devastating pandemic, insensitive feelings bounty,
self-centred, self-content inhumans live as if ‘I me mine’ world mutiny
losing someone prematurely terrible jolt sympathy builds fraternity.

Mandir, masjid, church not the religion but humanity builds bridges.
Have hospitals give health care, heal the sick, strengthen the weak,
save lives, not images fill love, not tombs people care and not ‘Ads’.
The first cry to see the beauty of the creation now the cry is ………

 

 

 

 

 

By Fr Joachim D’Souza
Fr Joachim D’Souza, Capuchin priest, presently resides at Asha Kiran, Heroor, Brahamavar, Udupi. He is a practicing advocate, registrar of Indian Christian Marriages. Mobile: 9902774580.
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Comment on this article

  • John, Mangalore

    Mon, May 03 2021

    Thousands of Covid 19 healings as per testimonies received by Gifted and Anointed Priest Fr Dr Jose Vettiyankal of Logos Retreat Centre, Bangalore who conducts free online healing prayer service everyday between 15:00 to 16:30 for all faiths. Following video of today's service https://youtube.com/watch?v=IZxxottQhE4

  • Ben D'Souza Prabhu, Mangalore, Bombay Bandra now in Canada

    Sat, May 01 2021

    Very many thanks to you our dear Rev Fr Joachim D'Souza for your great quatation. We, the faithfuls, mostly live by this dictum professed by our Redeemer. Nevertheless, we ought to thank Him for this FREE and un- conditional OXYGEN day and night without any limits given to us all in this Universe which WE ALL BREATH every second with Great Love and Compassion ! What a relief to all of us ? Do I need to wait and watch for it? NO, Not at all, He grants us all with His Free Will and Love for each and everyone us whether we believe in Him or otherwise ! How Great is our Creator ! THANK YOU for your KINDNESS Lord !!!

  • John, Mangalore

    Sat, May 01 2021

    Great and Powerful Bible verse during pandemic or Divine Justice, for protection, as follows, Psalm 91.3 For HE will deliver you from the snare of the fowler and from the deadly pestilence; (diseases)... To be repeated 120 times a day as suggested by Prophet Bajinder Singh in a recent video. Bible says in Acts 3:22 Moses said, ‘The Lord God will raise up for you a prophet like me from your brothers. You shall listen to him in whatever he tells you. Also his 'Know, how Coronavirus will end?' Link for this short youtube video as follows... https://youtube.com/watch?v=sFQnNzi31TY


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