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Senryu Forgiveness Poems | Senryu Poems About Forgiveness

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my best friend and I believed one day we would be golden girls cruising all over nothing I was cast in a role as the unforgiven despite my attempts at reconciliation . . . her indignation though I felt hurt too I was willing to forgive and to say sorry our beach dreams destroyed if only she knew how to forgive and forget Written Aug. 20, 2016 for Laura Loo's Forgiveness Senryu Contest

Copyright © Andrea Dietrich | Year Posted 2016

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Having left you

Now my head is free
wrong to right please let it be.
To love you again.

Copyright © harry horsman | Year Posted 2010

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mojo buttons

mojo buttons be
pleadin' forgiveness once more;
sound escapes my mind

*inspired by Charmaine's poem....one circle, round and round again....

Copyright © James Marshall Goff | Year Posted 2009

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Kids go down
The slide…they head toward the swings

Free time ends
Their parents want to go home
Frowns exchange 

Copyright © JW Earnings | Year Posted 2013

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Good shepherd

one Word saves the lost                                                                                                  Here I am by thy sound grace                                                                                          you hear our bleating

Copyright © John Beam | Year Posted 2014

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No More Tears Left To Cry

A friendship or love Goodbyes are a second chance To start life over
By: Misty Leccese © December 28, 2010

Copyright © Misty Penton-Leccese | Year Posted 2010

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Liar Liar Pants On Fire

<                              the great ....  deceiver
                                practices artful ....  falsehood  
                                bold .... assumptions

Copyright © Katherine Stella | Year Posted 2010

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Forgiveness Never Forgotten

Despite the restart forgiveness never forgets what caused the fall out. Both get to move on both humbled by forgiveness never forgotten. Forgive is humble accepting failure and fault perfection dream dashed, builds resilience in shadow of looming doubt, risk of offending. Forgiveness fragile yet resilient, builds depth and maturity.
19 August 2016

Copyright © John Anderson | Year Posted 2016

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That Sucks

<                                     on your own death bed 
                                       you couldn't even admit ........
                                       that you were married

Entry For Paula Swenson's Contest 
Two Wrongs Don't Make A Right
G.L. All

Copyright © Katherine Stella | Year Posted 2010

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My Way or His

My will have I tried
Depths of despair have I wrought
I turn to you God

2nd place in the contest

Written on 5/11/11 
for Brian Strand's "Whatever" contest

Copyright © Matt Hunt | Year Posted 2011

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Promoting True Self Expression

"Outside of the box" 
-- not packaged -- is how I want
to define people.

Copyright © Effie Blake | Year Posted 2009

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Showing Mercy Is Kindness

A tiny grudge can 
grow into rage and make one
very merciless.

To feel peace inside:
one must allow forgiveness
replace unkindness.

Turn around and shake
the hand of your enemy,
undo the vile act.

Who is loved by God:
the hater or forgiver?
Be that one and love.

Selfishness is an
unholy act, but showing 
mercy is kindness.

Written on 8/19/2016

Copyright © Andrew Crisci | Year Posted 2016

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you see every flaw each of my pained transgressions you are still with me through life's displeasure your indifference breaks me absolution heals imperfect union overlook the little things we try to survive

Copyright © James Inman | Year Posted 2016

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Focus On Forgiveness

God is merciful I confessed my transgressions He forgave my sins ~ Receive remission redemption through Jesus' blood repentance is must ~ Be tender-hearted to forgive one another we are forgiven ~ He forgave them all though his brothers had sold him remember Joseph ~ "Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do" -- best example shown ----------------- 20.8.16

Copyright © Jo Daniel | Year Posted 2016

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Lost and found

Seasons come and go.
Two hearts re-unite, embrace -
laughter, too, has tears.

Copyright © David De la Croes | Year Posted 2013

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...hurt knife's edge of pain

hurt knife’s edge of pain
sear the gut punch of sorrow…
return innocence

Copyright © Debbie Guzzi | Year Posted 2010

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forgiveness is the 
golden key that opens hearts--
inner light transforms

I surrender to 
the blessings of forgiveness--
mind, body, and soul

Lord please forgive me 
as I forgive others too--
forgiveness heals hearts


Copyright © Connie Marcum Wong | Year Posted 2016

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		      God's love for mankind
	          His wish that all come to Him

		        Forgiveness of sins,
	         restored closeness to the Lord,
		        peace-- conditional

		         Forgiving others
		     precedes being forgiven
		           Biblical tenet

written for, and entered in, Laura Loo's Forgiveness Senryu Contest on
August 17, 2016	

Copyright © Janice Canerdy | Year Posted 2016

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Forgive Forget

forgive and forget
sometimes it is hard to do 
for the Human Race

Copyright © Robert Heemstra | Year Posted 2015

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Absolution For My Sins

God who pardons sin
I  knock , ask,  and  you  answered.
My sins are  many

Sins  are a  revolt
against you and I desire
to accept Your will

I humbly  come for
absolution  of  my  sins
I have committed

let your glory fill ,
show me  to  be merciful,
strengthen my body

a  fault  of holding
pain   against  unforgiving
souls,  please   forgive  me

I desire to kneel
humble myself before You
not sin against Thee


Contest Name: Forgiveness Senryu 
Sponsored by: Laura Loo 

Senryu (also called human haiku) is an unrhymed Japanese verse consisting of three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables (5, 7, 5) or 17 syllables in all.

Copyright © Eve Roper | Year Posted 2016

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A Praiseful Prayer To God

1 : Thank-YOU for YOUR LOVE                     2 : I, YOUR Faithful Liege
     Great Blessings, I have received                  Folded hands, on bended knee
      I, YOUR Faithful Liege                                 Worship from my Soul

3 : Worship from my Soul                             4 : His Son, Who’s Risen
      The Gift, Everlasting Life                              His Precious SON : Salvation
      His SON who’s Risen                                    Lamb Among Lions

5 : Lamb among Lions                                   6 : His Throne : FOREVER
     Ascending to the Father                                 Glory of ETERNITY
     His Throne : FOREVER                                   Thank-YOU for YOUR LOVE

Inspired By (My) Sweetheart of  Poetry Soup’s Contest “ SOUL SPEAKS SENRYU “
      Dedicated To “ The FATHER, SON, and HOLY SPIRIT “ 

Author’s Note : I Believe YOU can read this Horizontally Also                   

Copyright © HGarvey Daniel Esquire | Year Posted 2010

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The final seven,
"For they know not what they do".....
Holy destiny.

Copyright © George Aul | Year Posted 2012

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Can You Help Me I'm Lost

lost and weary soles
looking for their better half
at Auschwitz bone yard

Copyright © Katherine Stella | Year Posted 2010

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You stole my boyfriend Could not look me in the eye I cried bitter tears All contact is stopped I missed my childhood best friend Friendship in tatters You saw him cheating Kissing another schoolgirl Then knew how I felt! I found you sobbing We hugged and I forgave you Friendship now restored Forgiveness Senryu Contest Sponsored by Laura Loo Checked with how many syllables 08~18~16

Copyright © JAN ALLISON | Year Posted 2016

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You are my children
I will wash sin from your feet
Your faith carries thee

Copyright © Xavier Keough | Year Posted 2006

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I do things my way
I ask God for forgiveness
I do things God's way.

Copyright © Kathy Gillet | Year Posted 2007

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New Horizons

As the sun rises The pain takes itself away She starts life anew!
By: Misty Leccese © November 14, 2010

Copyright © Misty Penton-Leccese | Year Posted 2010

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The Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama
A brother with perfect

Copyright © Pheko Motaung | Year Posted 2016

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Never Look Back

As she looks forward The sky turns blue as freedom Approaches her now
By: Misty Leccese © November 16, 2010

Copyright © Misty Penton-Leccese | Year Posted 2010

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Senryu - forgiveness

Lord when I am hurt I am a dying flower- s t r e n g t h will be stronger I will raise my head and look at my tormentors- w i s d o m is wiser I will FORGIVE those who stab my heart with daggers- f o r g i v e n e s s is growth _____________________ August 17, 2016 Senryu (untraditional) For the contest, Forgiveness Senryu Sponsor, Laura Loo First Place

Copyright © Broken Wings | Year Posted 2016