Get Your Premium Membership

Famous Passover Poems by Famous Poets

These are examples of famous Passover poems written by some of the greatest and most-well-known modern and classical poets. PoetrySoup is a great educational poetry resource of famous passover poems. These examples illustrate what a famous passover poem looks like and its form, scheme, or style (where appropriate).

See also:

by Lehman, David
 Some people find out they are Jews.
They can't believe it.
Thy had always hated Jews.
As children they had roamed in gangs on winter nights in the old
 neighborhood, looking for...Read More



by Levine, Philip
 Hungry and cold, I stood in a doorway
on Delancey Street in 1946
as the rain came down. The worst part is this
is not from a bad movie. I'd read Dos...Read More

by Cheney-Coker, Syl
Always, we searched in the stone river,
while the slaughterhouse was waiting for us,
long before we turned the saccharin of words
into inflammable brawls. Full of ancient gluttony,
we have fed our appetites,...Read More

by Watts, Isaac
 Christ our passover.

Lo, the destroying angel flies
To Pharaoh's stubborn land;
The pride and flower of Egypt dies
By his vindictive hand.

He passed the tents of Jacob o'er,
Nor poured the wrath divine;
He...Read More



Dont forget to view our wonderful member Passover poems.