a responsorial hymn according to a six year old…

… “all the ends of the earth” [psalm 98] becomes “all the ants of the earth…” gleefully song at the tops of his lungs. By verse three the response had morphed into “the killer ants of the earth…”, again, belted out at maximum volume.

… never a dull moment.

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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/08046773358292402621 Angela Messenger

    Yep, the apple doesn’t fall to far from the tree….heh.heh.heh.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/13388784325608457371 Thom, SFO

    He’ll make a great friar someday. Let that comfort you.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/17617227847364562989 NC Sue

    But isn’t it indeed conceivable that all the ants of the earth have seen the glory of God?

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/16585104084132192522 Fr. Erik Richtsteig

    Hey, it’s better than the Glory and Praise version.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03118261227449305868 Roman Sacristan

    You can probably guess what us boys turned “Peace is flowing like a river” into in 6th grade. LOL.Sadly, the lyrics worked extremely well too even though we only changed the first word.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/04458504641419416339 Smiley

    Hehehe whats a cute heart

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/06117353945124506952 The Crescat

    Fr. Erik, you are most certainly right.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/09184259228282290040 A Secular Franciscan

    Ah, classic hymns, and classic sci-fi.Love “Them.”