Author Country :Uganda Genre Type :Poem Location :Kampala, Uganda Year of Publication :0/ Publication : Sub Theme :Elders/Aging, Friendship, Joy/Celebration, Poetry/ Author Name :Father Joseph Healey, M.M/ Author City :Kampala
The congregation claps excited
Bishop Joseph Mukwaya smiles warmly.
The old woman of faith is very, very
But the emotion is too much for her.
She cries tears of joy
At seeing the new bishop.
My own heart is full
In sharing so deeply this special
Brother Joe: colleague, companion,
And now bishop of the Local Church.
The final procession flows out of the
Pouring into the dazzling sunlight.
The smiling new bishop blesses the
The old woman now smiles back.