The face of Jesus:
- marred more than any man—
the beard plucked,
twisted in pain–
A glorious face, now.
Let its light shine on me, O Light of Life.
Let Your radiance fall on me, Sun and Savior,
Then grant me this by Your grace:
That I, in turn, may give
“The light of the knowledge of the glory of God” (2 Cor 4:6 AV)
As I see it in the face of Jesus Christ.
~ Elisabeth Elliot, A Lamp For My Feet