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Dogs 2016

MONEYCHANGERS
(1/16/2016)


their cathedrals
are elaborate
monstrosities

structures
seemingly inappropriate
for the worship
of a such
a simple
teacher

the message
not the minster
should be
the focus

but when
the collection plate
begins financing
new wings

the parishioners
should take up
their bibles

depart

find personal
salvation
in the scriptures

away
from the
businessmen

the social
sycophants

and their
temples

God needs
no branch
offices

neither
do we