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Divine Epigrams: On the Baptized Ethiopian

Divine Epigrams: On the Baptized Ethiopian

To wash an Ethiope;
He’s wash’d, his gloomy skin a peaceful shade,
For his white soul is made;
And now, I doubt not, the Eternal Dove
A black-fac’d house will love.



Poem Divine Epigrams: On the Baptized Ethiopian - Richard Crashaw