Poem: “Fifth Station”

Fifth Station
Good Friday

My God, My God,
Why am I here?
Why the tortures
Grimly I fear
This Dies Irae
It seems so dark
Lonely, lonesome
O God, where are you?
Answer Me!

Matthew B. Rose

Matthew B. Rose received his BA (History and Literature) and MA (Systematic Theology) from Christendom College.  He teaches  middle-schoolers history and English in a large Catholic parish school.  Matthew also runs a Catholic Q & A  blog (quidquidestest.wordpress.com) and a random, more personal blog (http://freakingawesomeblog.blogspot.com).