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Mary Had The Little Lamb

Marv & Marbeth Rosenthal, Copies of this poem may be used without written permission from the authors.

Mary had the little Lamb, who lived before His birth;Self-existent Son of God, from Heaven He came to Earth. (Micah 5:2)

Mary had the little Lamb; see Him in yonder stall&md;Virgin-born Son of God, to save man from the Fall. (Isaiah 7:14)

Mary had the little Lamb, obedient Son of God;Everywhere the Father led, His feet were sure to trod. (John 6:38)

Mary had the little Lamb, crucified on the treeThe rejected Son of God, He died to set men free. (1 Peter 1:18)

Mary had the little Lamb&md;men placed Him in the grave,Thinking they were done with Him; to death He was no slave! (Matthew 28:6)

Mary had the little Lamb, ascended now is He;All work on Earth is ended, our Advocate to be. (Hebrews 4:14-16)

Mary had the little Lame&md;mystery to behold! From the Lamb of Calvary, a Lion will unfold. (Revelation 5: 5, 6)

When the Day Star comes again, of this be very sure:It won't be Lamb-like silence, but with the Lion's roar. (Psalm 2:12; Revelation 19:11-16)