• Local Culture,  Notes

    Chronological Overview of the Holy Land – Latter Days

    It is easy to lose track of historical documents and treasured events.  By chance, I found this beautify poem by Eliza R. Snow that she wrote after her visit to the Sea of Galilee.  Her book of poems can be found at this link: https://archive.org/details/poemsreligioushi02snow/page/n5   At the Sea of Galilee  I have stood on the shore of the beautiful sea, The renowned and immortalized Galilee, When t’was wrapp’d in repose, at eventide Like a royal queen in her conscious pride.   No sound was astir – not a murmuring wave- Not a motion was see, but the tremulous lave, A gentle heave of the water’s crest- As the infant…