Preach Practice

You, who do believe,
dare not relieve
your goodness from
becoming done.

For faith alone
remains unknown
without those deeds
it dearly needs

to echo past
all shallow speech
and practice fast
what it would preach.

Preach Practice © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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Submitted: September 24, 2019