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Scriptio Continua

 

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ALKDURINGTHEDAYDONOTSTUMBLEBECAUSETHEYSE

ETHELIGHTOFTHISWORLDBUTTHOSEWHOWALKATNIG

HTSTUMBLEBECAUSETHELIGHTISNOTINTHEMAFTER

SAYINGTHISHETOLDTHEMOURFRIENDLAZARUSHASF

ALLENASLEEPBUTIAMNOTGOINGTHERETOAWAKENHI

MTHEDESCIPLESSAIDTOHIMLORDIFHEHASFALLENA

SLEEPHEWILLBEALRIGHTJESUSHOWEVERHASBEENS

PEAKINGABOUTHISDEATHBUTTHEYTHOUGHTHATHEW

ASREFFERINGMERELYTOSLEEPTHENJESUSTOLDTHE

MPLAINLYLAZARUSISDEADFORYOURSAKEIAMGLADI

WASNOTTHERESOTHATYOUMAYBELEIVEBUTLETUSGO

TOHIMTHOMASWHOWASCALLEDTHETWINSAIDTOHISF

ELLOWDISCPLESLETUSALSOGOTHATWEMAYDIEWITH

 

 

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Perhaps of interest. And this. And also this.