November 5, 2008

The Year of Jubilee is Come

Blow ye the trumpet, blow!
The gladly solemn sound
Let all the nations know,
To earth's remotest bound:

The year of jubilee is come!
The year of jubilee is come!
Return, ye ransomed sinners, home.
—Charles Wesley's hymn Blow ye the trumpet, blow

Source: In Our Lifetime by Henry Louis gates, Jr. published Nov. 4, 2008 on wherein Mr. Gates considers the meaning of the Presidential election of Barack Obama on Nov. 4, 2008.

Posted by niganit at November 5, 2008 8:12 AM
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