Words: Carolyn Winfrey Gillette, 2013
Music: tune, ST CHRISTOPHER, Frederick C. Maker, 1881
Scripture References: Matthew 25:31-46; Hebrews 13:3; Luke 10:25-37; John 8:2-11; Matthew 5:38-48; Luke 23:34; Micah 6:8
Topical References: Christ the King; Jesus on the cross; prison; death penalty; justice; mercy; compassion; forgiveness
This new text by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette examines a number of topics related to justice, mercy, prison, even the death penalty, with reference to Year C's Christ the King gospel lesson. Additional hymns are available at at www.carolynshymns.com.