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Glorious Day

Can you see the golden meadows ?

Can you hear the children sing ?

Are you trapped inside the moment ?

No water left inside the spring ?

Where were you when Rome was burning ?

Lost inside some secret cell ?

Too far gone to think of heaven ?

Resigned to live inside your hell ?

There’s a glimpse that slips through the dark somehow

There’s a light that cuts through the grey

You can lay your burdens upon him now

I can see a Glorious Day

Not a thing can kill the sadness

Not a thing can ease the pain

If you’re honest in the long run

You’ll see the evil’s had his reign

Look at all he’s taken from you

All your dignity and hope

Still deep inside you sense a longing

While clinging tight on to your rope

 

Forget the lies, you’re not defeated

Embrace the Way, the Truth, the Life

Look to the sky a bright tomorrow

Is shining for you in the night

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About the author

Bob Reilly

Bob Reilly, a Washington / Baltimore nativer has worked with a number of bands including Watercress & Chula; mostly playing in coffeehouses, universities and small clubs on the East Coast. In the 1990’s, he co-founded , Open Circle, a mid-Atlantic music collaboration, and released two recordings – Unity and Children of God. In 2005 he founded Weinot Productions, an arts advocacy company and produced two Weinot Productions studio projects – The Journey Home and Perfect Love. More recently, he has been the lead singer and guitarist for an alternative Christian folk-rock group called the BRIDGE. In 2006 Weinot Productions, released "Unexpected Ways," which contained 11 Reilly originals performed by members of the the BRIDGE and other studio musicians. For more information visit Bob on Facebook at Bob Reilly / Weinot Productions Bob Reilly & Joe Goulait Music. Contact the author.
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