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Quotation by Brian Wren
Old, aching God, grey with endless care,
calmly piercing evil's new disguises,
glad of good surprises, wiser than despair
Hail and Hosanna, old, aching God!
Brian Wren (b. 1936), U.S. hymn–writer. New Century Hymnal (1995). "Bring Many Names," l. 9-12, Hope Publishing Co. (1989).
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